Thul, C., Eisenberg, M.E., Larson, N., & Neumark-Sztainer, D. (2014). Physical activity comparisons among adolescents of Somali, other non-Hispanic Black and White race. Journal of Adolescent Health, 54, S66-S67.
By Sania Ahmed on March 27, 2014
Purpose: African American adolescents, particularly girls, are less active than their non-Hispanic white peers. However, little is known about how the physical activity levels and behaviors of ethnic sub-populations of non-Hispanic black adolescents, such as the Somali population, compare to their peers. A greater understanding of Somali adolescents’ physical activity is important to inform culturally […]