Patterns of physical activity, sedentary behavior, and diet in U.S. adolescents.

@article{Iannotti2013PatternsOP,
  title={Patterns of physical activity, sedentary behavior, and diet in U.S. adolescents.},
  author={Ronald J Iannotti and Jing Wang},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={280-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify patterns in adolescents' obesogenic behaviors and their relations to physical and psychological health. METHODS A nationally representative sample of 9,174 U.S. adolescents ages 11 to 16 years was surveyed on physical activity (PA), screen-based sedentary behavior (SB), frequency of consumption of healthy and unhealthy food items, weight status, weight control behavior, depression, physical symptoms, body dissatisfaction, overall health, and life satisfaction. Latent… CONTINUE READING

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