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NUTR 230C: Interpreting Nutrition Evidence

Introduction

Locating health-related data and statistics can be challenging! The "Health Status" section will help you locate health-related data.

Here are a couple things to keep in mind when trying to locate data on a health-related topic:

  • Think in terms of major stakeholders. Who is likely to be responsible for keeping track of data on a particular health-related topic?
  • It takes time to compile data on a topic. The past few years may have to suffice as "recent" data.

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