Health behaviors and health-related quality of life among middle school children in Southern Appalachia: data from the winning with wellness project.

@article{Dalton2011HealthBA,
  title={Health behaviors and health-related quality of life among middle school children in Southern Appalachia: data from the winning with wellness project.},
  author={William T. Dalton and Karen E. Schetzina and Deborah T Pfortmiller and Deborah Leachman Slawson and William S. Frye},
  journal={Journal of pediatric psychology},
  year={2011},
  volume={36 6},
  pages={
          677-86
        }
}
UNLABELLED Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is linked to health status in a variety of conditions. Less is known about the relation between quality of life and modifiable health behaviors, especially among medically underserved populations. OBJECTIVE The purpose of the current study was to examine HRQoL as it relates to physical activity, sedentary behavior, and eating patterns in youth residing in Southern Appalachia. METHODS The Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory and questions on… CONTINUE READING

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