¿Están aumentando los niveles de obesidad en los "países en transición"?

  • Svetlana PALEVSKAYA Public Health Named after N.A. Semashko
  • Altynay KASSYMZHANOVA Public Health Named after N.A. Semashko
Palabras clave: obesidad, países de Medio Oriente, países en transición, sobrepeso, estados árabes del Golfo Pérsico.


En los últimos años, la obesidad y el sobrepeso han sido reconocidos como un problema público en aumento en todos los países del mundo, especialmente entre los países del Medio Oriente. Desde 1980, cuando la prevalencia de obesidad se duplicó, se han publicado estudios individuales. Sin embargo, no se recopilan pruebas sobre el problema general en Oriente Medio. Revisar sistemáticamente la prevalencia de obesidad / sobrepeso en la región del Medio Oriente. Una revisión sistemática de estudios, que midió la prevalencia de obesidad / sobrepeso en países de Medio Oriente. Los resultados se dieron por separado para mujeres / hombres y participantes urbanos / rurales. En esta revisión, se seleccionaron e incluyeron diez estudios. Todos los estudios se realizaron en países de Medio Oriente en diferentes períodos de tiempo. El análisis final mostró que, en general, la prevalencia de obesidad y sobrepeso es una tendencia creciente en esta región. Además, se demostró que las mujeres tienen más sobrepeso y son obesas. 31-59 grupos de edad tuvieron la mayor prevalencia de obesidad / sobrepeso entre ambos sexos. Los participantes urbanos son más obesos y con sobrepeso que los rurales. La prevalencia de la obesidad y el sobrepeso tiene una tendencia creciente en la región del Medio Oriente. Es por eso que; Los gobiernos de esta región deberían desarrollar programas y acciones especiales que consideren las barreras culturales y sociales específicas de Medio Oriente.


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Svetlana PALEVSKAYA, & Altynay KASSYMZHANOVA. (2019). ¿Están aumentando los niveles de obesidad en los "países en transición"?. Religación. Revista De Ciencias Sociales Y Humanidades, 4(21), 243-251. Recuperado a partir de http://revista.religacion.com/index.php/about/article/view/948