NHANES


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NHANES

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
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Caption: NHANES data, although limited in some respects, do allow researchers to identify sets of chemicals that often occur together.
All reported estimates of awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension for adults aged [greater than or equal to] 18 years were age-adjusted using the subpopulation of persons who have hypertension in NHANES 2007-2008 (4).
They did not adjust for physical activity, nor did the NHANES data allow them to analyze fiber intake and lung function over time -- limitations acknowledged by the authors.
NHANES III used equipment and techniques that met or exceeded the ATS guidelines.
The goals of the CDC NHANES fourth report is more than establishing that body burden of chemicals exists.
Adds Dickinson: "The CRN data and NHANES data both indicate that half to two-thirds of American adults use dietary supplements and that their motivation comes from a desire to stay healthy.
The sample size included 10,020 individuals (20- 89 years old) from NHANES cycles 2003-2004 and 2005-2006.
Disclosures: NHANES III was conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It was found that high blood pressure was more prevalent among the Add Health respondents (19 percent) than in the NHANES respondents (4 percent).
NHANES is a program of studies that assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States.
This was borne out in the NHANES III analysis, where the prevalence of an elevated C-reactive protein level in excess of 0.