Dietary Behaviors

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Sastre, L. R., & Haldeman, L. (2020). Diet, Physical Activity and Weight-Related Behaviors, Changes and Risks with Newly-Arrived (< 1 Year) Immigrant and Refugee Adolescents (Ages 12-17). Journal of immigrant and minority health22(2), 282–290.

Brown, A., Houser, R. F., Mattei, J., Lichtenstein, A. H., & Folta, S. C. (2019). Qualitative exploration of cultural factors influencing diet among African-, Caribbean- and US-born Blacks living in the northeast USA. Journal of nutritional science, 8, e23.

Onuoha-Obilor, S. C. (2017). Dietary Acculturation and Obesity in African Immigrant Adults. Walden University Dissertation and Doctoral Studies Collections.

Ibe-Lamberts, K., Tshiswaka, D. I., Osideko, A., & Schwingel, A. (2016). Understanding Transnational African Migrants’ Perspectives of Dietary Behavior. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. doi: 10.1007/s40615-016-0301-5. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 27797011.

Turk, M. T., Fapohunda, A., & Zoucha, R. (2015). Using photovoice to explore nigerian immigrants’ eating and physical activity in the United States. Journal of nursing scholarship : an official publication of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing47(1), 16–24.  doi: 10.1111/jnu.

Paxton, A., Pillai, A., Phelan, K. P. Q., Cevette, N., Bah, F. & Akabas, S. (2016).  Dietary acculturation of recent immigrants from West Africa to New York City. Face à face [En ligne], 13 | 2016, mis en ligne le 09 avril 2016, consulté le 28 juin 2021. URL :

Okafor, M-T. C., Carter-Pokras, O. D., Zhan, M. (2014). Greater Dietary Acculturation (Dietary Change) Is Associated With Poorer Current Self-Rated Health Among African Immigrant Adults. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. Volume 46, Issue 4, P226-235, Published: Mar 3, 2014. Uploaded: Jul 1, 2014. DOI:

Jacobus, M. V., and Jalali, R. (2011). Challenges to Food Access Among Lewiston’s African Immigrants. Maine Policy Review 20.1: 151 -158,