Asian Americans have a higher risk for kidney disease and kidney failure than white Americans. The reasons why are not fully understood. However, diabetes seems to be
Risks for CKD in Asian Americans. In the United States, kidney disease occurs more frequently in racial and ethnic minority groups than in the general population.
South Asian Heart Center has created AIM to Prevent, a program to address the twin epidemics of heart disease and diabetes, Diet; Rest
1. Nurs Stand. 1999 Mar 2430; 13(27): 457. Coronary heart disease: the Indian Asian diet. Ahmed S. This article explores the link between the high incidence of
While the fundamental elements of the traditional Asian diet remain Why Is an Asian Diet More Healthy Than an American Diet? and increase the risk of disease.
The American diet, arguably one of the unhealthiest in the world, is also one of the main contributing factors to the epidemics of obesity, diabetes and heart disease
Chronic Liver Disease and Asian AmericansPacific Islanders Find health information in languages other than English on Asian American Health. Disclaimers.
Asian Americans are twice as likely to develop diabetes than the general US Asian Americans and Diabetes. changes in diet that significantly impact health.
THE NUTRITIONAL TRANSITION AND DIETRELATED CHRONIC DISEASES IN ASIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR PREVENTION Barry M. Popkin, Sue Horton, Asian
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This article explores the link between the high incidence of coronary heart disease in Indian Asian people and their dietary habits CORONARY HEART DISEASE (CHD
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South Asian diet can be high in saturated fats. The increased risk of heart disease makes eating a wellbalanced diet important for South Asians of all ages
10 Top Asian American Health Risks. This page links to 10 subarticles that discuss the leading health risks faced by Asian Americans.
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