Family dietary coaching to improve nutritional intakes and body weight control: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Paineau2008FamilyDC,
  title={Family dietary coaching to improve nutritional intakes and body weight control: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Damien L Paineau and François Beaufils and Alain Boulier and D. Cassuto and Judith Chwalow and Pierre Combris and Charles Couet and B{\'e}atrice Jouret and Lionel Lafay and Martine Laville and Sylvain Mah{\'e} and Claude C Ricour and Monique Romon and Chantal Simon and Ma{\"i}t{\'e} Tauber and Paul Valensi and V{\'e}ronique Chapalain and Othar Zourabichvili and Francis R J Bornet},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={162 1},
  pages={34-43}
}
OBJECTIVE To test the hypothesis that family dietary coaching would improve nutritional intakes and weight control in free-living (noninstitutionalized) children and parents. DESIGN Randomized controlled trial. SETTING Fifty-four elementary schools in Paris, France. PARTICIPANTS One thousand thirteen children (mean age, 7.7 years) and 1013 parents (mean age, 40.5 years). INTERVENTION Families were randomly assigned to group A (advised to reduce fat and to increase complex carbohydrate… CONTINUE READING