Explaining Vegetable Consumption among Young Adults: An Application of the Theory of Planned Behaviour

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Menozzi, Davide ; Sogari, Giovanni ; Mora, Cristina (2015)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: Nutrients, volume 7, issue 9, pages 7,633-7,650 (issn: 2072-6643, eissn: 2072-6643)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4586552, doi: 10.3390/nu7095357
  • Subject: Nutrition. Foods and food supply | background factors | TX341-641 | theory of planned behaviour (TPB) | vegetables consumption | structural equation model (SEM) | Article | intention

Although fruit and vegetable consumption is highly recommended for a healthy and balanced daily diet, several European countries do not meet these recommendations. In Italy, only 45% of young people are consuming at least one portion of vegetables per day. Therefore, t... View more
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