Neighbourhood food environment and dietary intakes in adolescents: sex and perceived family affluence as moderators.

@article{Ho2010NeighbourhoodFE,
  title={Neighbourhood food environment and dietary intakes in adolescents: sex and perceived family affluence as moderators.},
  author={Sai Yin Ho and Bonny Yee-man Wong and Wing-Sze Lo and Kwok-Kei Mak and G Neil Thomas and Tai-hing Lam},
  journal={International journal of pediatric obesity : IJPO : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity},
  year={2010},
  volume={5 5},
  pages={420-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the effects of perceived availability of fast-food shops, restaurants, and convenience stores on adolescent dietary intakes. METHODS Survey data from 34 369 students in 42 Hong Kong secondary schools were collected in 2006-7. Respondents reported the availability of fast-food shops, restaurants and convenience stores in the neighbourhood, and their intakes of fruit, vegetables, high-fat foods and junk food/soft drinks. For intakes of high-fat foods and junk food/ soft… CONTINUE READING

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