Physical activity, TV viewing, and weight in U.S. youth: 1999 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.

@article{Eisenmann2002PhysicalAT,
  title={Physical activity, TV viewing, and weight in U.S. youth: 1999 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.},
  author={Joey C. Eisenmann and Roderick T Bartee and Min Qi Wang},
  journal={Obesity research},
  year={2002},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={379-85}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between physical activity, TV watching, and weight in U.S. youth ages 14 to 18 years. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES Data from a nationally representative sample of 15,143 U.S. high-school students participating in the 1999 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Youth Risk Behavior Survey were examined. Prevalence rates of participation in moderate physical activity (MPA), vigorous physical activity (VPA), and television watching (TV) were… CONTINUE READING