Health Promotion Behaviors in Adolescents: Prevalence and Association with Mental Health Status in a Statewide Sample

@article{Adrian2013HealthPB,
  title={Health Promotion Behaviors in Adolescents: Prevalence and Association with Mental Health Status in a Statewide Sample},
  author={Molly Adrian and Sarah Charlesworth-Attie MPH and Ann Vander Stoep and Elizabeth A McCauley and Linda Becker},
  journal={The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={41},
  pages={140-152}
}
The purpose of this study is to estimate the proportion of adolescents meeting Healthy People 2020 health behavior recommendations for the prevention of chronic disease and to determine the association between mental health status (depression and/or conduct problems) and the likelihood of meeting these recommendations. The data used for this study are from the 2010 Washington State Healthy Youth Survey. Descriptive statistics and linear regression were utilized to estimate the proportion of… CONTINUE READING
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