An Assessment of Diet Quality and Health Related Quality of Life of Homeless Young Adults

An Assessment of Diet Quality and Health Related Quality of Life of Homeless Young Adults

Our findings confirm a poor diet quality among homeless youth, although, this was not associated with their health related quality of life. Gender and ethnic difference does exist with respect to homeless youth mental HRQoL and diet quality. These findings may help practitioners determine sub populations in need of more targeted interventions.

JOURNAL: Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
VOLUME: 117
ISSUE: 9
PAGES: A16
PUBLICATION DATE: 2017