Minority ethnic groups - understanding diet, weight and type 2 diabetes: scoping review

A scoping review to support our understanding of diet, weight and type 2 diabetes in minority ethnic groups in Scotland, their access and experiences of services to support weight management and type 2 diabetes, and recommendations for change.


1. Ethnicity | Scotland's Census ( (accessed 30/09/2022)

2. See FSS nutrition hub for reports and full picture of dietary assessment methods

3. Scottish charity based in Glasgow which support EM communities, asylum seekers and refugees and promote integration.

4. National Child Measurement Programme, England 2020/21 School Year - NHS Digital

5. Time to Solve Childhood Obesity ( An Independent Report by the Chief Medical Officer, 2019 Professor Dame Sally Davie



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