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Recommendations for Treatment of Child and Adolescent Overweight and Obesity
In this article, we review evidence about the treatment of obesity that may have applications in primary care, community, and tertiary care settings. We examine current information about eating… Expand
Clinician support and psychosocial risk factors associated with breastfeeding discontinuation.
OBJECTIVE Breastfeeding rates fall short of goals set in Healthy People 2010 and other national recommendations. The current, national breastfeeding continuation rate of 29% at 6 months lags behind… Expand
Gestational weight gain and child adiposity at age 3 years.
- E. Oken, E. Taveras, K. Kleinman, J. Rich-Edwards, M. Gillman
- American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
- 1 April 2007
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the associations of gestational weight gain with child adiposity. STUDY DESIGN Using multivariable regression, we studied associations of total… Expand
Healthy Habits, Happy Homes: randomized trial to improve household routines for obesity prevention among preschool-aged children.
IMPORTANCE Racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities exist across risk factors for childhood obesity. OBJECTIVE To examine the effectiveness of a home-based intervention to improve household… Expand
Association of Consumption of Fried Food Away From Home With Body Mass Index and Diet Quality in Older Children and Adolescents
Objectives. Rates of overweight have increased dramatically among children in the United States. Although an increase in consumption of food prepared away from home has paralleled overweight trends,… Expand
Randomized controlled trial to improve primary care to prevent and manage childhood obesity: the High Five for Kids study.
- E. Taveras, S. Gortmaker, +7 authors M. Gillman
- Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine
- 1 August 2011
OBJECTIVE To examine the effectiveness of a primary care-based obesity intervention over the first year (6 intervention contacts) of a planned 2-year study. DESIGN Cluster randomized controlled… Expand
Management of obesity: improvement of health-care training and systems for prevention and care
Although the caloric deficits achieved by increased awareness, policy, and environmental approaches have begun to achieve reductions in the prevalence of obesity in some countries, these approaches… Expand
Discontinuation Clinician Support and Psychosocial Risk Factors Associated With Breastfeeding
Objective. Breastfeeding rates fall short of goals set in Healthy People 2010 and other national recommendations. The current, national breastfeeding continuation rate of 29% at 6 months lags behind… Expand
Risk Factors for Childhood Obesity in the First 1,000 Days: A Systematic Review.
- Jennifer A. Woo Baidal, L. Locks, Erika R. Cheng, Tiffany L. Blake-Lamb, Meghan Perkins, E. Taveras
- American journal of preventive medicine
- 1 June 2016
CONTEXT Mounting evidence suggests that the origins of childhood obesity and related disparities can be found as early as the "first 1,000 days"-the period from conception to age 2 years. The main… Expand
Family dinner and adolescent overweight.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine both cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between frequency of family dinner and overweight status in a large sample of 9- to 14-year-old… Expand