International Journal of
Nutrition and Metabolism

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Nutr. Metab.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2332
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJNAM
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 121

Full Length Research Paper

Dietary pattern, lifestyle, nutrition status and prevalence of hypertension among traders in Sokoto Central market, Sokoto, Nigeria

Awosan, K. J.
  • Awosan, K. J.
  • Department of Community Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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Ibrahim, M. T. O.
  • Ibrahim, M. T. O.
  • Department of Community Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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Essien, E.
  • Essien, E.
  • Nutrition Unit, Department of Community Medicine, Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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Yusuf, A. A.
  • Yusuf, A. A.
  • Department of Internal Medicine, Specialist Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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Okolo, A.C.
  • Okolo, A.C.
  • Department of Internal Medicine, Specialist Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 20 November 2013
  •  Accepted: 27 November 2013
  •  Published: 31 January 2014

How to cite this article

APA /
Awosan, K. J., Ibrahim, M. T. O., Essien, E., Yusuf, A. A., & Okolo, A.C. (2014). Dietary pattern, lifestyle, nutrition status and prevalence of hypertension among traders in Sokoto Central market, Sokoto, Nigeria. International Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism, 6(1), 9-17.
Chicago /
Awosan, K. J., Ibrahim, M. T. O., Essien, E., Yusuf, A. A. and Okolo, A.C.. "Dietary pattern, lifestyle, nutrition status and prevalence of hypertension among traders in Sokoto Central market, Sokoto, Nigeria." International Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism 6, no. 1 (2014): 9-17.
MLA /
Awosan, et al. "Dietary pattern, lifestyle, nutrition status and prevalence of hypertension among traders in Sokoto Central market, Sokoto, Nigeria." International Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism 6.1 (2014): 9-17.