Background: In this observational study, we aimed to see whether transition in Saudi students entering university life could be a breeding stage for cardiometabolic risk factor emergence and clustering.
Author Archives: BMC Public Health
Background: Adolescents’ mental health is a major public health issue.
Background: Participation in organised youth sports (OYS) has been recommended as an opportunity to increase young peoples’ moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) levels.
Background: Scant research has taken a life-course perspective to explore the longitudinal impact of socioeconomic disadvantage and perceived social support on the psychological well-being of older women.
Background: Physical activity (PA) levels in older adults decline with age.
Background: Nearly five percent of Americans suffer from functional constipation, many of whom may benefit from increasing dietary fiber consumption.
Background: Increasing obesity in adults with mobility disability has become a considerable health problem, similar to the increasing trend of obesity in the general population.
Background: Despite that hereditary diseases are widespread among the Arab population due to high rates of consanguineous marriages, research regarding community awareness towards premarital carrier screening in some countries such as Oman, is extremely scarce.
Background: Many countries are facing concentrated HIV epidemics among vulnerable populations, including men who have sex with men (MSM).
Background: Performance of health care systems is a key concern of policy makers and health service managers all over the world.
Background: Developing countries have limited air quality management systems due to inadequate legislation and lack of political will, among other challenges.
Background: Mass media is used to inform individuals regarding diseases within a population.