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Prevalence and association of female weight status and dietary habits with sociodemographic factors: a cross-sectional study in Saudi Arabia.

Khalaf, Atika; Westergren, Albert; Berggren, Vanja LU ; Ekblom, Orjan and Al-Hazzaa, Hazzaa M (2015) In Public Health Nutrition 18(5). p.784-796
Abstract
Research about the prevalence of underweight and overweight/obesity in the Saudi Arabian female population is limited. The aim of the present study was to examine the dietary habits and the prevalence of underweight and overweight/obesity and associated factors among female university students.
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784 - 796
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1475-2727
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10.1017/S1368980014001797
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  abstract     = {Research about the prevalence of underweight and overweight/obesity in the Saudi Arabian female population is limited. The aim of the present study was to examine the dietary habits and the prevalence of underweight and overweight/obesity and associated factors among female university students.},
  author       = {Khalaf, Atika and Westergren, Albert and Berggren, Vanja and Ekblom, Orjan and Al-Hazzaa, Hazzaa M},
  issn         = {1475-2727},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {5},
  pages        = {784--796},
  publisher    = {Cambridge University Press},
  series       = {Public Health Nutrition},
  title        = {Prevalence and association of female weight status and dietary habits with sociodemographic factors: a cross-sectional study in Saudi Arabia.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1368980014001797},
  volume       = {18},
  year         = {2015},
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