Journal of
Diabetes and Endocrinology

  • Abbreviation: J. Diabetes Endocrinol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2685
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDE
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 67

Table of Content: January-June 2022; 12(1)

April 2022

Obesity and elevated blood pressure among school-aged adolescents in Nigeria

Obesity is associated with diverse morbidities, and elevated blood pressure has been suggested to be associated with increased body weight. This study therefore aimed to determine the relationship between obesity and elevated blood pressure among adolescent. This is a cross-sectional study. Consenting adolescents aged 10 to 18 years completed a pretested semi-structured questionnaire. Anthropometric parameters and blood...

Author(s): Ibitoye Bayode Samuel, Abel Olumuyiwa Alonge, Abiodun John Kareem, Qasim Olakunle Salau, Tolulope Opeoluwa Jegede, Ifedayo Olabisi Fasoranti, Korede Olumide Oluwatuyi, Emmanuel Olasunkanmi Babalola and Toluwalope Ejiyooye