- Energy requirements of children and adolescentsBenjamin Torun
Institute of Nutrition of Central America and Panama, Centro de Investigaciones y Docencia en America Latina
Public Health Nutr 8:968-93. 2005..Physical activity recommendations must accompany dietary recommendations in order to maintain optimal health and reduce the risk of diseases associated with sedentary lifestyles...
- Rural-to-urban migration and cardiovascular disease risk factors in young Guatemalan adultsBenjamin Torun
Instituto de Nutricion de Centro America Y Panama, Guatemala City, Guatemala
Int J Epidemiol 31:218-26. 2002..Migration to cities may increase cardiovascular disease risk factors in developing countries. We examined rural and urban individuals who were born in the same villages and shared similar childhood experiences...
- Anthropometric predictors of body fat as measured by hydrostatic weighing in Guatemalan adultsManuel Ramirez-Zea
Institute of Nutrition of Central America and Panama, PO Box 1188, Calzada Roosevelt, Zona 11, Guatemala City, Guatemala 01011
Am J Clin Nutr 83:795-802. 2006..Most predictive equations currently used to assess percentage body fat (%BF) were derived from persons in industrialized Western societies...