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Table 3 Dietary intake and physical activity of women after breast cancer diagnosis

From: Weight changes and lifestyle behaviors in women after breast cancer diagnosis: a cross-sectional study

  Total Mean (95% CI)  
Dietary intake    
   Total energy intake (kcal/day)   1350 (1307.56-1391.84)  
   Percentage of energy from carbohydrate (%)   56.02 (54.98-57.08)  
   Percentage of energy from protein (%)   16.38 (15.92-16.86)  
   Percentage of energy from fat (%)   27.47 (26.61-28.34)  
   Number of servings from grains and cereals a   6.09 (5.91-6.35)  
   Number of servings from meats b   2.18 (2.04-2.29)  
   Number of servings from fruits   0.76 (0.61-0.82)  
   Number of serving from vegetables   1.18 (1.08-1.24)  
   Number of serving from dairy products c   0.33 (0.27-0.39)  
   Alcohol intake    
Yes 28 (7.6)   
No 340 (92.4)   
Physical activity    
   Total physical activity (MET-min/week)   3529.56  
Low 72 (19.6) (3052.64-3986.36)  
Moderate 141 (38.3)   
High 155 (42.1)   
   Activities at work/domestic (min/day)   79.15 (68.53-89.76)  
Did work activity 317 (86.1)   
No work activity 51 (13.9)   
   Travel to and from places (min/day)   15.97 (12.68-17.69)  
Did travel activity 226 (61.4)   
No travel activity 142 (38.6)   
   Recreational activities (min/day)   18.21 (14.85-21.58)  
Did recreational activity 151 (41.0)   
No recreational activity 169 (45.9)   
   Sedentary behavior d (min/day)   206.62 (191.92-221.32)  
  1. a grains and cereals-grain/cereal/tubers based on Malaysian Dietary Guidelines (2010)
  2. b meats-meat/fish/poultry/legumes based on Malaysian Dietary Guidelines (2010)
  3. c dairy products-milk/dairy products based on Malaysian Dietary Guidelines (2010)
  4. d Sitting or reclining at work, at home, getting to and from places including time spent on sitting at desk, travelling in car, bus or watching television but do not include time spent sleeping