Promoting Water Consumption on a Caribbean Island: An Intervention Using Children’s Social Networks at Schools

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Franken, Saskia C. M.; Smit, Crystal R.; Buijzen, Moniek;
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,volume 15,issue 4 (issn: 1661-7827, eissn: 1660-4601)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijerph15040713, pmc: PMC5923755
  • Subject: cluster randomized control trial | PROCESS moderation analysis | health | Medicine | Article | Aruba | social network | Caribbean | R | children | water consumption | social norms | sugar-sweetened beverage consumption

Sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption and the associated childhood obesity are major concerns in the Caribbean, creating a need for interventions promoting water consumption as a healthy alternative. A social network-based intervention (SNI) was tested among Aruban... View more
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