Food Patterns According to Sociodemographics, Physical Activity, Sleeping and Obesity in Portuguese Children

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Moreira, Pedro; Santos, Susana; Padrão, Patrícia; Cordeiro, Tânia; Bessa, Mariana; Valente, Hugo; Barros, Renata; Teixeira, Vitor; Mitchell, Vanessa; Lopes, Carla; Moreira, André; (2010)
  • Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI)
  • Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,volume 7,issue 3,pages1,121-1,138 (issn: 1661-7827, eissn: 1660-4601)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2872303, doi: 10.3390/ijerph7031121
  • Subject: :Earth and related Environmental sciences [Natural sciences] | food patterns | education | Medicine | sleeping | Earth and related Environmental sciences | Article | physical activity | Ciências da terra e ciências do ambiente | R | children | :Ciências da terra e ciências do ambiente [Ciências exactas e naturais] | obesity
    mesheuropmc: digestive, oral, and skin physiology

Our study aimed to describe the association between food patterns and gender, parental education, physical activity, sleeping and obesity in 1976 children aged 5−10 years old. Dietary intake was measured by a semi quantitative food frequency questionnaire; body mass ind... View more
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