Parenting Styles and Home Obesogenic Environments

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Johnson, Rachel; Welk, Greg; Saint-Maurice, Pedro F.; Ihmels, Michelle;

Parenting behaviors are known to have a major impact on childhood obesity but it has proven difficult to isolate the specific mechanism of influence. The present study uses Baumrind’s parenting typologies (authoritative, authoritarian, and permissive) to examine associa... View more