The CHANGE study: a healthy-lifestyles intervention to improve rural children's diet quality.

@article{Cohen2014TheCS,
  title={The CHANGE study: a healthy-lifestyles intervention to improve rural children's diet quality.},
  author={Juliana F. W. Cohen and Vivica Kraak and Silvina Furlong Choumenkovitch and Raymond R. Hyatt and Christina D Economos},
  journal={Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics},
  year={2014},
  volume={114 1},
  pages={48-53}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the high rates of overweight and obesity among rural children, there have been limited interventions reported to improve the diet quality of rural, low-income children in the United States. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to evaluate students' diet quality at baseline and after implementing the CHANGE (Creating Healthy, Active and Nurturing Growing-Up Environments) study, a 2-year (2007-2009) randomized, controlled, community- and school-based intervention to prevent unhealthy weight… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 39 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 11 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
15 Citations
38 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 38 references

A food service intervention expands whole grain availability for rural elementary school students

  • JFW Cohen, EB Rimm, SB Austin, RR Hyatt, VI Kraak, CD. Economos
  • J Sch Health
  • 2013
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…