General and visceral adiposity in black and white adolescents and their relation with reported physical activity and diet

@article{StallmannJorgensen2007GeneralAV,
  title={General and visceral adiposity in black and white adolescents and their relation with reported physical activity and diet},
  author={Inger Susanne Stallmann-Jorgensen and Bernard Gutin and Jeannie L Hatfield-Laube and Matthew C. Humphries and Maribeth H. Johnson and Paule Barbeau},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2007},
  volume={31},
  pages={622-629}
}
Background:Excess body fat accumulation may begin in youth and is linked with increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Examination of physical activity (PA) and diet behaviours predictive of adiposity may help target efforts to reduce chronic disease risk.Objective:We hypothesized that energy intake (EI) from fat, vigorous PA (VPA), and their interaction would predict body fat percentage (%BF) and visceral adipose tissue (VAT) in youth and that sedentary behaviours and intake of dairy, fruit… CONTINUE READING
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