Investigating diet and physical activity in Malaysia: education and family history of diabetes relate to lower levels of physical activity
Tam, Cai Lian
Yeoh, Si Han
Wong, Chee Piau
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
Frontiers in Psychology,
(issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
health knowledge | Psychology | Original Research Article | exercise | diet | Malaysia | diabetes | lifestyle
The National Health and Morbidity Survey (NHMS, 2011), estimates that the number of Malaysian adults suffering from type 2 diabetes has increased from 8.3 to 31.2% since 1996. This study is a preliminary investigation of possible factors contributing to this epidemic. K...