The influence of primary caregivers on body size and self-body image of preschool children in Taiwan.

@article{Wong2013TheIO,
  title={The influence of primary caregivers on body size and self-body image of preschool children in Taiwan.},
  author={Yueching Wong and Yu-Jhen Chang and Chia-Jung Maigo Lin},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={283-91}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to investigate preschool children's body size and image, and analyze the impact of the primary caregiver on a child's body size and awareness in Taiwan. METHODS In a cross-sectional survey, 699 preschool children and their primary caregivers participated in this study. Our study used an anonymous self-administered questionnaire, which was divided into parts A and part B. Part A was a questionnaire for the primary caregivers, including their demographic… CONTINUE READING

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