Dietary diversity and its related factors among adolescents: a survey in Ahvaz-Iran.

@article{Vakili2013DietaryDA,
  title={Dietary diversity and its related factors among adolescents: a survey in Ahvaz-Iran.},
  author={Mahdis Vakili and Parvin Abedi and Mehrdad Sharifi and M. Javad. Hosseini},
  journal={Global journal of health science},
  year={2013},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={181-6}
}
INTRODUCTION Healthy growth and development essentially need a balanced diet of nutrients and vitamins which includes a variety of foods from different food groups. The primary aim of this study was to assess the dietary diversity (DD) and its related factors among adolescents' high school girls in Ahvaz-Iran. METHODOLOGY This was a cross-sectional study which it was structured based on the WHO & FAO's dietary diversity questionnaire. The study population consisted of 506 high school girls… CONTINUE READING

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