Development and evaluation of a holistic university weight loss program
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: SAP-015
- By: VASAITIS, Tadas Sean (University Of Maryland Eastern Shore, United States)
- Co-author(s): Dr. Tadas Sean Vasaitis, Pharmaceutical Sciences
Dr Yen Dang (University Of Maryland Eastern Shore, Princess Anne, United States)
Introduction: In Somerset County, Maryland, 42% of adults have a body-mass-index of 30 kg/m2 which is 50% higher statistic than the State average, especially among minorities. Factors for obesity include the limited availability of healthy foods and food insecurity due to socioeconomic status and distance from a grocery store or gym. Successful.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.