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The Social Determinants of Health of Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity: A Research Framework

Description
Examines the social determinants of health related to childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes from a Native perspective, considering historical trauma, self-determination, and cultural factors. Looks at currently available information, identifies gaps, and provides a research framework to help build a better understanding of the causes of child obesity among Native Americans.
Date
2015
Type
Document
Organization
Notah Begay III Foundation
Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Children and youth · Diabetes · Food security and nutrition · Obesity and weight control · Poverty · Research methods and resources · Social determinants of health