A qualitative study of the role of food in family relationships: An insight into the families of Brazilian obese adolescents using photo elicitation.

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Obesity in adolescence is a major public health issue in Brazil. The relation between food and family plays an important role in both prevention and treatment, although its precise effect has not been clearly established. The purpose of this study is to investigate the meanings of food for Brazilian obese adolescents and their parents. Semi-structured… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2015.10.023

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@article{Ramalho2016AQS, title={A qualitative study of the role of food in family relationships: An insight into the families of Brazilian obese adolescents using photo elicitation.}, author={Juniana de Almeida Mota Ramalho and Jonathan Lachal and J{\'u}lia Sursis Nobre Ferro Bucher-Maluschke and Marie Rose Moro and Anne R{\'e}vah-L{\'e}vy}, journal={Appetite}, year={2016}, volume={96}, pages={539-545} }