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Author(s): Wadolowska, Lidia
Oziewicz, Marzena Danowska
Knox, Barbara Stewart
Almeida, Maria Daniel Vaz de
Title: Frequency of functional food consumption and awareness and perceptions of health risks towards metabolic syndrome among poles aged 15 and above (LIPGENE project)
Issue Date: 2009
Abstract: Adults in Poland have a high risk ofmetabolic syndrome due to increasingobesity and high blood pressure, cholesteroland blood sugar levels. Somepeople, especially those who are awareof health risks, assume that consumingfunctional foods may help decrease disease risks and promote better health.The aim of this paper was to find specificclusters of Polish adults who consumecertain functional foods and characterizethem as functional food consumersor non-consumers in relation totheir awareness of disease risk conditionsand perception of the risk of metabolicsyndrome.
Subject: Outras ciências médicas
Other medical sciences
Scientific areas: Ciências médicas e da saúde::Outras ciências médicas
Medical and Health sciences::Other medical sciences
URI: https://repositorio-aberto.up.pt/handle/10216/96391
Document Type: Artigo em Revista Científica Internacional
Rights: restrictedAccess
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