Family resemblance in energy, fat, and cholesterol intake: a study among three generations of women.

@article{Stafleu1994FamilyRI,
  title={Family resemblance in energy, fat, and cholesterol intake: a study among three generations of women.},
  author={Annette Stafleu and Wija A. van Staveren and C de Graaf and Jan Burema and Joseph G. A. J. Hautvast},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={474-80}
}
BACKGROUND Transfer of nutrition habits within the family may contribute to the establishment of a high-fat diet. Several studies show a significant correlation in nutrient intake between parents and children living in the same household. This study describes family resemblances in nutrient intake among adult women living apart. METHODS Family resemblance in fat intake was assessed in three generations of adult women by means of a short food-frequency questionnaire. Data were collected on 291… CONTINUE READING