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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 232164, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/232164
Research Article

Perceived Barriers to Healthy Eating and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Seven Arab Countries: A Cross-Cultural Study

1Arab Centre for Nutrition, P.O. Box 26923, Manama, Bahrain
2Department of Mathematics, College of Science, Sakhir, Bahrain
3Department of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Allied Health Science, The Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan
4Department of Nutrition and Health, Ministry of Education, Dubai, UAE
5Elia Nutrition and Health Centre, Kuwait, Kuwait
6Dietetic Clinic, Damascus, Syria
7Department of Food Science, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Tripoli, Tripoli, Libya
8Faculty of Agriculture, Hebron University, Hebron, Palestine
9Nutrition Department, Makassed Hospital, Jerusalem, Palestine
10NutriDar, Algiers, Algeria

Received 17 August 2013; Accepted 25 September 2013

Academic Editors: N. Sarraf Zadegan and J. Telfair

Copyright © 2013 Abdulrahman O. Musaiger et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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