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- Hart, K.; Bishop, J.; Truby, H.
- Journal of human nutrition and dietetics 2003 v.16 no.5 pp. 365-366
- nutrition knowledge, etc ; attitudes and opinions; behavior change; child nutrition; childhood; childhood obesity; cohesion; education programs; exercise; focus groups; foods; gender; healthy diet; models; noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus; nutrition education; parents; questionnaires; school children; socioeconomic status; stereotyped behavior; United Kingdom; Show all 22 Subjects
- ... With an increasing prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity within the UK (Chinn & Rona, 2001) and the emergence of type II diabetes as a childhood condition (Kaufman, 2002), primary school children represent an important target group for health promotion. However, the increasing social and financial freedom enjoyed by this population is unlikely to be matched by an increase in their food co ...