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    • Low adherence of Kuwaiti adults to fruit and vegetable dietary guidelines 

      Zaghloul, S.; Waslien, C.; Al Somaie, M.; Prakash, P. (‎2012)‎
      The study aimed to assess the adherence of Kuwaiti adults to dietary guidelines for daily fruit and vegetable intake. Data were compiled from national cross-sectional studies from 2006 to 2008 including 9350 adults. Demographic data, frequency of fruit and vegetable consumption and anthropometric and lifestyle indicators were collected. Approximately 11% of people reported consuming 5 or more fruits and vegetables daily with a mean consumption of 3.04 times per day. Consumption increased with age and body mass index but decreased with smoking and ...