Body Mass Index and Blood Pressure in a Semi-urban Community in Ota, Nigeria
Published at Food and Public Health
Published in 2015
Israel Sunmola Afolabi, Shalom Nwodo Chinedu, Emeka E. J. Iweala, Olubanke O. Ogunlana, and Dominic E. Azuh,
Iweala Emeka » Emeka Iweala is a Professor of Biochemistry and a past head of department of Biological Sciences at the Covenant University, Nigeria. He worked as a faculty at the department of Biochemistry, Abia State University, Nigeria between 1996 and 2009 where he started his academic and research career. His research interests cover a broad range of biomedical areas in Chemoprevention, Cancer biology,... view full profile
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