Adolescents' social networks: The influence of friendship on the development of obesogenic habits

@inproceedings{Ramos2015AdolescentsSN,
  title={Adolescents' social networks: The influence of friendship on the development of obesogenic habits},
  author={A A Christel Ramos and M C Nuvia S{\'a}nchez and Maria do Pilar and C. S{\'a}nchez and Mar{\'i}a de los Dolores and S{\'a}nchez Garc{\'i}a and Ana Bel{\'e}n and Quiroga S{\'a}nchez and Garc{\'i}a del Castillo L{\'o}pez and R Johanna Maria},
  year={2015}
}
This aim of this article is to demonstrate the importance of social networks in the obese adolescent's environment. This study emerged in response to the paucity of information encountered in the literature as regards whether adolescents eat better or worse and/or performs more or less physical exercise depending on their friendship networks. We performed a literature search at the University of León library which focused on obesity and an analysis of young people's social networks, exploring… CONTINUE READING

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