Association of major dietary patterns with obesity risk among Mongolian men and women.

  title={Association of major dietary patterns with obesity risk among Mongolian men and women.},
  author={Otgontuya Dugee and Geok Lin Khor and M Y Lye and Lhagva Luvsannyam and Oyunbileg Janchiv and Batjargal Jamyan and Norhaizan Mohd Esa},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={18 3},
Mongolia is experiencing changes in its unique nomadic lifestyle and dietary habits in the last two decades with accompanying increase in obesity rate. The dietary pattern approach, which investigates the overall diet in relation to obesity risks, has become appealing in nutrition epidemiology. The aim of this study was to identify major dietary patterns of the Mongolian adults in relation to the risk of having obesity. Dietary intake of a total 418 adults aged ? 25 years was assessed by using… CONTINUE READING
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