Health habits and behaviour of adolescent schoolchildren, Taif, Saudi Arabia.

@article{AbouZeid2009HealthHA,
  title={Health habits and behaviour of adolescent schoolchildren, Taif, Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Alaa Hammad Ali Abou-Zeid and Tamer Hifnawy and Mohamed Abdel Fattah},
  journal={Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={1525-34}
}
The aim of this study was to provide data regarding habits, behavior, problems and needs regarding health in adolescent children from a military community at Al Hada and Taif, Saudi Arabia which could guide school health programmes. We carried out a cross-sectional study on 284 preparatory and secondary school students. Prevalence of smoking was 21.3% among… CONTINUE READING