Association between depression and fruit and vegetable consumption among adults in South Asia

@article{Bishwajit2017AssociationBD,
  title={Association between depression and fruit and vegetable consumption among adults in South Asia},
  author={Ghose Bishwajit and Daniel Peter O’Leary and Sharmistha Ghosh and Yaya Sanni and Tang Shangfeng and Feng Zhanchun},
  journal={BMC Psychiatry},
  year={2017},
  volume={17}
}
BackgroundIn recent years there has been a growing research interest regarding the impact of dietary behaviour on mental health outcomes. The present study aimed to investigate the association between fruit and vegetable (F&V) consumption and depression in three south Asian countries- Bangladesh, India and Nepal.MethodsCross-sectional data were obtained from World Health Survey of WHO conducted during 2002–04. In total 14,133 adult subjects (Bangladesh 3262, India 7594, Nepal 3277) aged 18… Expand
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