Int J Gen Med 2021 30;14:1611-1619. Epub 2021 Apr 30.
Department of Psychology, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa.
Background: This study aimed to estimate the trends of 20 health risk behaviours among adolescents in Morocco.
Methods: Cross-sectional data from 13,109 adolescents (14 years median age) that took part in three waves (2006, 2010, and 2016) of the "Morocco Global School-Based Student Health Survey (GSHS)" were analysed.
Results: Among both boys and girls, five health risk behaviours (being physically attacked, annual injury, passive smoking, zero days walking or biking to school, and poor hand hygiene after toilet use) significantly declined over time, as well as among boys the involvement in physical fighting. Read More