Clustering of children’s obesity-related behaviours: associations with sociodemographic indicators

@article{Leech2014ClusteringOC,
  title={Clustering of children’s obesity-related behaviours: associations with sociodemographic indicators},
  author={Rebecca M Leech and Sarah A McNaughton and Anna Timperio},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={68},
  pages={623-628}
}
Background/objectives:Research suggests obesity-related behaviours cluster together in children and adolescents, but how these cluster patterns differ by sociodemographic indicators remains unclear. Furthermore, few studies examining clustering of behaviours have included younger children or an objective measure of physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviour. Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine clustering patterns of diet, PA and sedentary behaviour in 5- to 6- and 10- to 12-year… CONTINUE READING
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