Maternal restriction of children's eating and encouragements to eat as the ‘non-shared environment’: a pilot study using the child feeding questionnaire

@article{Keller2006MaternalRO,
  title={Maternal restriction of children's eating and encouragements to eat as the ‘non-shared environment’: a pilot study using the child feeding questionnaire},
  author={Kathleen L. Keller and Angelo Pietrobelli and Susan L Johnson and Myles S Faith},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2006},
  volume={30},
  pages={1670-1675}
}
Objective:This pilot study tested whether maternal feeding attitudes and styles towards children are part of the ‘shared’ or ‘non-shared’ home environment. A secondary aim was to test whether within-family differences in maternal feeding attitudes and styles relate to within-family differences in child weight status.Methods:Mothers of 3- to 7-year-old sibling pairs (N=15 pairs) completed the Child Feeding Questionnaire (CFQ), which assessed feeding attitudes (perceived responsibility, perceived… CONTINUE READING

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