How Adolescent Subjective Health and Satisfaction with Weight and Body Shape Are Related to Participation in Sports

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BACKGROUND Physical exercise has positive effects on health. However, its associations with self-rated health and body image, which are important predictors for adolescents' wellbeing and later morbidity, are complex. METHODS Cross-sectional survey among 2527 Norwegian adolescents. We examined the relations between self-reported gender, body size, amount… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2014/851932

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