Influence of mother's educational level on food parenting practices and food habits of young children

@article{Vereecken2004InfluenceOM,
  title={Influence of mother's educational level on food parenting practices and food habits of young children},
  author={C. Vereecken and Els Keukelier and L. Maes},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2004},
  volume={43},
  pages={93-103}
}
  • C. Vereecken, Els Keukelier, L. Maes
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Appetite
  • The main purpose of the present study is to examine whether differences in mothers' food parenting practices by educational level could explain differences in food consumption in Flemish preschool children. Three hundred and sixteen mothers of children aged 2.5-7 years, completed a self-administered questionnaire. Differences by educational level were found in children's and mothers' consumption frequencies of fruit, vegetables and soft drinks, and in the use of restrictions, verbal praise… CONTINUE READING

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