Prevalence, trajectories, and determinants of television viewing time in an ethnically diverse sample of young children from the UK

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Barber, Sally E.; Kelly, Brian; Collings, Paul J; Nagy, Liana; Bywater, Tracey; Wright, John;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity,volume 14 (issn: 1479-5868, eissn: 1479-5868)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12966-017-0541-8, pmc: PMC5501260
  • Subject: Screen-time | Nutritional diseases. Deficiency diseases | Early childhood | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | Television | Deprivation | Sedentary behaviour | Prospective longitudinal | RC620-627 | Ethnic minority | Research

Abstract Background Excessive screen viewing in early childhood is associated with poor physical and psycho-social health and poor cognitive development. This study aimed to understand the prevalence, trajectory and determinants of television viewing time in early child... View more
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