Dietary Habits and Eating Practices and Their Association with Overweight and Obesity in Rural and Urban Black South African Adolescents

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Sedibe, Modiehi Heather; Pisa, Pedro T.; Feeley, Alison B.; Pedro, Titilola M.; Kahn, Kathleen; Norris, Shane A.;
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Nutrients, volume 10, issue 2 (issn: 2072-6643, eissn: 2072-6643)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/nu10020145, pmc: PMC5852721
  • Subject: Nutrition. Foods and food supply | TX341-641 | Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology | adolescents | Näringslära | dietary habits and practices | South Africa | Folkhälsovetenskap, global hälsa, socialmedicin och epidemiologi | Nutrition and Dietetics | overweight | Article | obesity

The aim of this study was to investigate differences/similarities in dietary habits and eating practices between younger and older, rural and urban South African adolescents in specific environments (home, community and school) and their associations with overweight and... View more
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