Risky weight control among university students.

  title={Risky weight control among university students.},
  author={Hala M. Tamim and Rana Tamim and Wassim Youssef Almawi and Amal C. Rahi and Wael A. Shamseddeen and Adline Ghazi and Asaad Taha and Umayya M Musharrafieh},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  volume={39 1},
OBJECTIVE The objectives of the current study were to investigate risky weight control measures (vomiting or pills) among university students in Lebanon and to assess their relation to demographic, scholastic, and health risk behavioral characteristics. METHOD The study used a cross-sectional design. A proportionate random sample of 2,013 students was selected from public and private universities in Greater Beirut. Each participant completed a self-administered anonymous questionnaire… CONTINUE READING

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