Effects of a Theory-Based Education Program to Prevent Overweightness in Primary School Children


The effectiveness of the "Extra Fit!" (EF!) education program in promoting healthy diet and physical activity to prevent and reduce overweightness among primary school children aged 9 to 11 was evaluated. A randomized controlled design was carried out in 45 primary schools (n = 1112) in the Netherlands, 23 intervention and 22 control schools. The… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/nu8010012

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