Social norms and dietary behaviors among young adults.

@article{Pelletier2014SocialNA,
  title={Social norms and dietary behaviors among young adults.},
  author={Jennifer E. Pelletier and Dan J Graham and Melissa N Laska},
  journal={American journal of health behavior},
  year={2014},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={
          144-52
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To examine associations between young adults' dietary behaviors and perceived social norms for healthy eating. METHODS Cross-sectional survey of 1000 diverse college students. Associations between perceived behaviors of family, friends, and significant other and participants' dietary behaviors were examined using t-tests and linear regression. RESULTS Young adults consumed more fast food if they perceived that their family, friends, or significant other did so (p < .003). Sugar… CONTINUE READING
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