Table 4

Self-reported weight gain during Ramadan

No

%


Remarked weight gain in some or all of the family members after Ramadan


Yes

103

59.5


No

70

40.5


Reasons of weight gain


Consumption of extra food

25

14.5


Type of food (fatty and sweets)

70

40.5


Lack of physical exercise

54

31.2


Others

24

13.8


Bakhotmah Nutrition Journal 2011 10:84   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-84

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