Marina A Njelekela
Affiliation: Dar es Salaam
- Socio-economic status, urbanization, and cardiometabolic risk factors among middle-aged adults in TanzaniaM A Njelekela
Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, P O Box 65001 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
East Afr J Public Health 8:216-23. 2011..This study was conducted to examine the associations between socioeconomic status, urbanization, and cardio-metabolic risk factors in Tanzania...
- Consumption and acceptability of whole grain staples for lowering markers of diabetes risk among overweight and obese Tanzanian adultsAlfa Muhihi
Clinical Trial Unit, Africa Academy for Public Health, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Global Health 9:26. 2013..We assessed the preferences and acceptability of unrefined whole grain carbohydrate staples (i.e., brown rice, unrefined maize and unrefined sorghum ugali) as substitutes for commonly consumed refined carbohydrates in Tanzania...
- Gender-related differences in the prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factors and their correlates in urban TanzaniaMarina A Njelekela
Department of Physiology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, PO Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:30. 2009..Results of this study will help inform future research and potential preventive and therapeutic interventions against such chronic diseases...