Cross-sectional study of the differences between measured, perceived and desired body size and their relations with self-perceived health in young adults: The Tromsø Study – Fit Futures 2

@inproceedings{Sand2017CrosssectionalSO,
  title={Cross-sectional study of the differences between measured, perceived and desired body size and their relations with self-perceived health in young adults: The Troms\o Study – Fit Futures 2},
  author={Anne-Sofie Sand and Anne-Sofie Furberg and Olaug S Lian and Christopher S Nielsen and Gunn Pettersen and Anne Winther and Nina Emaus},
  booktitle={Scandinavian journal of public health},
  year={2017}
}
AIMS The aim of this study was to explore the relationships between measured body size (body mass index (BMI)), perceived body size, weight change wishes and self-perceived health in young adults. METHODS The participants were recruited from a school-based population study in Norway, the Tromsø Study: Fit Futures 2, carried out in 2012-2013. A total of… CONTINUE READING