Eating behavior and physical activity in adolescents

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Fortes,Leonardo de Sousa; Morgado,Fabiane Frota da Rocha; Almeida,Sebastião de Sousa; Ferreira,Maria Elisa Caputo;
  • Publisher: Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas
  • Journal: Revista de Nutrição (issn: 1678-9865)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S1415-52732013000500004
  • Subject: Nutrition. Foods and food supply | TX341-641 | Body dissatisfaction | Comportamento alimentar | Atividade motora | Feeding behavior | Adolescente | Adolescent | - | Motor activity | Insatisfação corporal

OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to compare the inappropriate eating behaviors of adolescents as a function of habitual level of physical activity. METHODS: Participants were 462 youth of both genders aged 10 to 19 years. The Eating Attitudes Test-26 was used for in... View more