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The clustering of diet, physical activity and sedentary behavior in children and adolescents: a review
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 andExpand
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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 healthyExpand
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No effect of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (EPA and DHA) supplementation on depressed mood and cognitive function: a randomised controlled trial.
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. EvidenceExpand
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Skipping breakfast: longitudinal associations with cardiometabolic risk factors in the Childhood Determinants of Adult Health Study.
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 inExpand
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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 increasinglyExpand
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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 theExpand
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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 theirExpand
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Associations between dietary patterns at 6 and 15 months of age and sociodemographic factors
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 whenExpand
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Understanding meal patterns: definitions, methodology and impact on nutrient intake and diet quality
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
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The contribution of diet, physical activity and sedentary behaviour to body mass index in women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome.
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 PCOSExpand
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