Child and parent characteristics related to parental feeding practices. A cross-cultural examination in the US and France.

@article{MusherEizenman2009ChildAP,
  title={Child and parent characteristics related to parental feeding practices. A cross-cultural examination in the US and France.},
  author={Dara R. Musher-Eizenman and Blandine de Lauzon-Guillain and Shayla C Holub and Emeline Leporc and Marie-Aline Charles},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2009},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={89-95}
}
Although cross-cultural research between France and the United States has contributed to our understanding of adult eating habits, no research to date has considered differences in the way that French and American parents feed their children. American mothers (n=59) and fathers (n=38) and French mothers (n=72) and fathers (n=50) provided information about the feeding practices that they use with their children. U.S. parents reported higher levels of non-nutritive feeding practices and child… CONTINUE READING