The influence of socioeconomic factors and family context on energy-dense food consumption among 2-year-old children

@article{Vilela2015TheIO,
  title={The influence of socioeconomic factors and family context on energy-dense food consumption among 2-year-old children},
  author={Smo Vilela and Andreia Oliveira and Erika Pinto and Patr{\'i}cia Moreira and Henrique Almeida Barros and C. Lopes},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2015},
  volume={69},
  pages={47-54}
}
Background/Objectives:Adverse effect on health has been described for a high consumption of energy-dense food, among children and adults. Limited research has been performed among pre-school children. The objective of this study is to evaluate the association between socioeconomic characteristics and family structure, and the consumption of energy-dense food among 2-year-old children.Subjects/Methods:The study sample includes 808 2-year-old children from the Portuguese birth cohort Generation… CONTINUE READING
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