Sleep and obesity: the mediating role of health behaviors among African Americans.


Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX. Electronic address: [Email]


To examine the role of health behaviors (eg, physical activity, sedentary behaviors, and diet) in the relationship between sleep (ie, duration and quality) and BMI among African American adults.


African Americans,Health behaviors,Health disparity,Obesity,Sleep,