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Individual and environmental influences on adolescent eating behaviors.
Emerging Adulthood and College‐aged Youth: An Overlooked Age for Weight‐related Behavior Change
- Melissa C. Nelson, M. Story, N. Larson, D. Neumark-Sztainer, L. Lytle
- 1 October 2008
Describing emerging adulthood as a developmentally unique life stage is described, epidemiologic evidence documenting adverse changes in diet, physical activity, and weight during this stage is highlighted, and the influence of food and beverage marketing targeting emerging adults is discussed to illustrate the need for health promotion and intervention efforts that could target young adults through settings such as postsecondary institutions.
Prevalence and risk and protective factors related to disordered eating behaviors among adolescents: relationship to gender and ethnicity.
Factors influencing food choices of adolescents: findings from focus-group discussions with adolescents.
Weight-teasing among adolescents: correlations with weight status and disordered eating behaviors
- D. Neumark-Sztainer, N. Falkner, M. Story, C. Perry, P. Hannan, S. Mulert
- Medicine, PsychologyInternational Journal of Obesity
Many adolescents, in particular those who are overweight, report being teased about their weight and being bothered by the teasing, which is associated with disordered eating behaviors that may place overweight youth at increased risk for weight gain.
Food preparation by young adults is associated with better diet quality.
Correlates of fruit and vegetable intake among adolescents. Findings from Project EAT.
Date violence and date rape among adolescents: associations with disordered eating behaviors and psychological health.
Family dinner meal frequency and adolescent development: relationships with developmental assets and high-risk behaviors.
Does body satisfaction matter? Five-year longitudinal associations between body satisfaction and health behaviors in adolescent females and males.