Opening up Australian preschoolers' lunchboxes.

  title={Opening up Australian preschoolers' lunchboxes.},
  author={Bridget Kelly and Seema Mihrshahi and Sarah A Howlett and Lesley King and Louise M Farrell and Libby A Hattersley},
  journal={Australian and New Zealand journal of public health},
  volume={34 3},
OBJECTIVE Early childhood services have been identified as key settings for promoting healthy eating and obesity prevention. However, little is known about the obesity-related behaviours of preschool-aged children or food-related policies in these settings. The purpose of this study was to describe the contents of preschoolers' lunchboxes to inform future interventions. METHODS Cross-sectional survey of 259 children attending preschools in the Sydney West and Sydney South West regions of New… CONTINUE READING