Nisreen A Alwan
Affiliation: University of Leeds
- Children's exposure to second-hand smoke in the home: a household survey in the North of EnglandNisreen Alwan
NHS Leeds, Leeds, UK
Health Soc Care Community 18:257-63. 2010..Specific promotion of SFHs is needed to protect the health of children...
- The relationship between dietary supplement use in late pregnancy and birth outcomes: a cohort study in British womenN A Alwan
Nutritional Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
BJOG 117:821-9. 2010..To examine the relationship between dietary supplement use during pregnancy and birth outcomes...
- Can a community-based 'smoke-free homes' intervention persuade families to apply smoking restrictions at homes?Nisreen Alwan
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
J Public Health (Oxf) 33:48-54. 2011..Children are commonly exposed to second-hand smoke (SHS). The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility, acceptability and outcome of Smoke-Free Homes (SFH), a community-based intervention; and assess potential evaluation methods...
- Dietary iron intake during early pregnancy and birth outcomes in a cohort of British womenNisreen A Alwan
Nutritional Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, UK
Hum Reprod 26:911-9. 2011..Iron intake, both from diet and supplements, during the first trimester of pregnancy was higher in vegetarians and women with a better socioeconomic profile...
- Exploring the relationship between maternal iron status and offspring's blood pressure and adiposity: a Mendelian randomization studyNisreen A Alwan
Nutritional Epidemiology Group, School of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Clin Epidemiol 4:193-200. 2012..Experimental animal studies suggest that mothers deficient in iron during pregnancy are more likely to have offspring who become obese with high blood pressure. C282Y mutation carriers are more likely to have higher iron stores...