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The clustering of diet, physical activity and sedentary behavior in children and adolescents: a review
- R. Leech, S. McNaughton, A. Timperio
- Medicine, Psychology
- International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and…
- 22 January 2014
Diet, physical activity (PA) and sedentary behavior are important, yet modifiable, determinants of obesity. Recent research into the clustering of these behaviors suggests that children and… Expand
An index of diet and eating patterns is a valid measure of diet quality in an Australian population.
Diet indices represent an integrated approach to assessing eating patterns and behaviors. The aim of this study was to develop a comprehensive food-based dietary index to reflect adherence to healthy… Expand
No effect of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (EPA and DHA) supplementation on depressed mood and cognitive function: a randomised controlled trial.
- P. Rogers, K. Appleton, +7 authors A. Ness
- Biology, Medicine
- The British journal of nutrition
- 1 December 2008
Low dietary intakes of the n-3 long-chain PUFA (LCPUFA) EPA and DHA are thought to be associated with increased risk for a variety of adverse outcomes, including some psychiatric disorders. Evidence… Expand
Skipping breakfast: longitudinal associations with cardiometabolic risk factors in the Childhood Determinants of Adult Health Study.
- K. Smith, S. Gall, S. McNaughton, L. Blizzard, Terence Dwyer, A. Venn
- The American journal of clinical nutrition
- 1 December 2010
BACKGROUND The long-term effects of skipping breakfast on cardiometabolic health are not well understood. OBJECTIVE The objective was to examine longitudinal associations of breakfast skipping in… Expand
Validation of a FFQ to estimate the intake of PUFA using plasma phospholipid fatty acids and weighed foods records.
Due to the growing knowledge about the role of specific fatty acids in health and disease, dietary intake measurements of individual fatty acids or classes of fatty acids are becoming increasingly… Expand
Dietary patterns of adolescents and risk of obesity and hypertension.
Increasingly, measures of dietary patterns have been used to capture the complex nature of dietary intake and investigate its association with health. Certain dietary patterns may be important in the… Expand
A Parent-Focused Intervention to Reduce Infant Obesity Risk Behaviors: A Randomized Trial
OBJECTIVE: To assess the effectiveness of a parent-focused intervention on infants’ obesity-risk behaviors and BMI. METHODS: This cluster randomized controlled trial recruited 542 parents and their… Expand
Associations between dietary patterns at 6 and 15 months of age and sociodemographic factors
- L. Smithers, L. Brazionis, +6 authors J. Lynch
- European Journal of Clinical Nutrition
- 1 June 2012
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES:Data from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) have previously shown that dietary patterns are observable by 3 years. However, it is not clear when… Expand
Understanding meal patterns: definitions, methodology and impact on nutrient intake and diet quality
- R. Leech, A. Worsley, A. Timperio, S. McNaughton
- Biology, Medicine
- Nutrition research reviews
- 1 June 2015
Traditionally, nutrition research has focused on individual nutrients, and more recently dietary patterns. However, there has been relatively little focus on dietary intake at the level of a ‘meal’.… Expand
The contribution of diet, physical activity and sedentary behaviour to body mass index in women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome.
- L. Moran, S. Ranasinha, S. Zoungas, S. McNaughton, W. Brown, H. Teede
- Human reproduction
- 1 August 2013
STUDY QUESTION What is the contribution of diet, physical activity and sedentary behaviour to body mass index (BMI) in women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)? SUMMARY ANSWER PCOS… Expand