Nutrition, Culture, and Women's Health

  • Memory Loss Ethnic differences related to memory loss and cognitive decline and highlights of recent research on health-related risk factors for cognitive decline and the role of diet are discussed.
  • Cultural Differences in Diet and Heart Health Among Women This third essay on "Nutrition, Culture, and Women's Health" focuses on the influence of acculturation on dietary habits of women.
  • Nutritional Status of Young Women: Cultural Differences Of the factors influencing dietary habits and health status, 2 sociocultural factors stand out: economic status and ethnicity.
  • Childhood Eating Behaviors This new column examines the impact of sociocultural and developmental aspects on eating habits, health, and nutritional status of women at different life stages.