How the UAE can reduce the Prevalence of Obesity among the Youth? - A Health Policy Perspective

@inproceedings{Moonesar2017HowTU,
  title={How the UAE can reduce the Prevalence of Obesity among the Youth? - A Health Policy Perspective},
  author={Immanuel Azaad Moonesar and Cynthia Hickman},
  year={2017}
}
Nutritional health is a global concept and fosters much debate. The UAE youths’ frequency of being more obese is twice to be thrice greater than the published international standards. The United Arab Emirates schoolchildren/youth (ages 10-18) are said to be 1.8 times more obese than those in the United States, according to statistics from the First United States National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. According to World Health Organisation report, the UAE has been classified as the… CONTINUE READING