Research Examines Health And Family Issues For Latinos
Family Issues For Latinos
Two studies report new research findings on health and quality of life issues for urban and immigrant Latinos.
STUDY: Resources for Health: A Primary Care-Based Diet and Physical Activity Intervention Targeting Urban Latinos With Multiple Chronic Conditions," Elizabeth G. Eakin, PhD, Queensland Cancer Fund and Queensland University of Technology; Sheana S. Bull, PhD, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO; Kimberley M. Riley, PhD, Center for Research Strategies; Marina M. Reeves, PhD, Queensland Cancer Fund; Patty McLaughlin, PhD, and Silvia Gutierrez, PhD, Clinica Campesina Family Health Services; Health Psychology, Vol. 26, No. 4.
In this study, researchers recruited 200 Spanish-speaking adults with at least one chronic condition (ex. hypertension, chronic pain, depression, type 2 diabetes, arthritis, heart disease, etc