Regular Meals at School as a Factor of Physical Development of Children and Adolescents: Results of a Cohort Study

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Igor J. Esaulenko ; Tatiana L. Nastausheva ; Olga A. Zhdanova ; Olga V. Minakova ; Iya I. Logvinova ; Ludmila I. Ippolitova (2016)
  • Publisher: "Paediatrician" Publishers LLC
  • Journal: Voprosy Sovremennoj Pediatrii (issn: 1682-5527, eissn: 1682-5535)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15690/vsp.v15i4.1587
  • Subject: RJ1-570 | body mass index | body length | Pediatrics | health groups | school students | meals
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Background: In Russian schools, children are provided with meals, and certain categories of students get free meals. However, not all school students eat regularly.Objective: Our aim was to study the role of school meals in physical development of children and adolescen... View more
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