Effects of Nutritional Education Interventions on Metabolic Risk in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review of Controlled Trials

@article{Leis2019EffectsON,
  title={Effects of Nutritional Education Interventions on Metabolic Risk in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Review of Controlled Trials},
  author={Rosaura Leis and Carmela de Lamas and Mar{\'i}a-Jos{\'e} de Castro and Rosaura Pic{\'a}ns and Mercedes Gil-Campos and Mar{\'i}a Luz Couce},
  journal={Nutrients},
  year={2019},
  volume={12}
}
  • Rosaura Leis, Carmela de Lamas, +3 authors María Luz Couce
  • Published in Nutrients 2019
  • Medicine
  • Childhood obesity is a global public health issue and is linked to metabolic syndrome, which increases the risk of comorbidities such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer. Social, economic and cultural factors influence changes in nutrition and lifestyle characterized by poorer diets and reduced physical activity. This systematic review summarizes the evidence for nutritional education interventions to improve metabolic risks in children and adolescents. Systematic searches of… CONTINUE READING

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