Obesity and its related factors among women from popular neighborhoods in Casablanca, Morocco.

@article{Jafri2013ObesityAI,
  title={Obesity and its related factors among women from popular neighborhoods in Casablanca, Morocco.},
  author={A. R. Jafri and Mohamed Jabari and Mohammed Dahhak and Rachid Saile and Abdelfettah Derouiche},
  journal={Ethnicity & disease},
  year={2013},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={369-73}
}
OBJECTIVES Study of overweight and obesity among women from modest neighborhoods in Casablanca and the related factors influencing this phenomenon. DESIGN A survey was conducted in 6 neighborhoods of Casablanca using multistage cluster sampling. Anthropometric parameters and body composition were measured, and information about food habits, sociodemographic situation and body image perception were collected using a questionnaire. PARTICIPANTS 425 adult women from popular neighborhoods in… CONTINUE READING

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