Habiba I Ali

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Country: United Arab Emirates

Publications

  1. doi request reprint High proportion of 6 to 18-year-old children and adolescents in the United Arab Emirates are not meeting dietary recommendations
    Habiba I Ali
    Department of Nutrition and Health, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Nutr Res 33:447-56. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Barriers to weight management among Emirati women: a qualitative investigation of health professionals' perspectives
    Habiba I Ali
    College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Int Q Community Health Educ 29:143-59. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Barriers and facilitators of weight management: perspectives of Arab women at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Habiba I Ali
    Department of Nutrition and Health, College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Health Soc Care Community 18:219-28. 2010
  4. pmc Diet and carbohydrate food knowledge of multi-ethnic women: a comparative analysis of pregnant women with and without Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
    Habiba I Ali
    Department of Nutrition and Health, College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    PLoS ONE 8:e73486. 2013

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint High proportion of 6 to 18-year-old children and adolescents in the United Arab Emirates are not meeting dietary recommendations
    Habiba I Ali
    Department of Nutrition and Health, UAE University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Nutr Res 33:447-56. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the results of this study indicate the need for interventions targeting 6 to 18-year-old children and adolescents in the UAE to improve their diet quality...
  2. doi request reprint Barriers to weight management among Emirati women: a qualitative investigation of health professionals' perspectives
    Habiba I Ali
    College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    Int Q Community Health Educ 29:143-59. 2008
    ..This study has useful applications in the development of community-based interventions for the prevention and management of overweight and obesity among women in the United Arab Emirates...
  3. doi request reprint Barriers and facilitators of weight management: perspectives of Arab women at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Habiba I Ali
    Department of Nutrition and Health, College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    Health Soc Care Community 18:219-28. 2010
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  4. pmc Diet and carbohydrate food knowledge of multi-ethnic women: a comparative analysis of pregnant women with and without Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
    Habiba I Ali
    Department of Nutrition and Health, College of Food and Agriculture, United Arab Emirates University, Al Ain, UAE
    PLoS ONE 8:e73486. 2013
    ..The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has one of the highest prevalence of diabetes (19.2%) in the world. This study compared diet and knowledge of carbohydrate-containing foods among pregnant women with and without GDM in the UAE...