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- McCloud, Emily; Papoutsakis, Constantina
- Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2011 v.111 no.7 pp. 1052-1064
- Mediterranean diet; adrenal cortex hormones; asthma; bronchodilators; chest; childhood; childhood obesity; children; chronic diseases; cough; diet therapy; disease control; drug therapy; eating habits; food allergies; foods; gastroesophageal reflux; healthy diet; mouth; nutrition assessment; risk; risk factors; weight control; United States
- ... Asthma is the most common chronic disease in children. Prevalence has increased in the past 2 decades and has reached a plateau of approximately 9% of children in the United States, affecting about 6.7 million children. The increased prevalence of childhood asthma has paralleled the increased prevalence in childhood obesity. Changes in diet have also been implicated in the increased prevalence of ...
- Hall, Laura; Collins, Clare E.; Morgan, Philip J.; Burrows, Tracy L.; Lubans, David R.; Callister, Robin
- Journal of the American Dietetic Association 2011 v.111 no.7 pp. 1039-1044
- French fries; body mass index; boys; children; chocolate; cookies; cross-sectional studies; eating habits; fathers; food frequency questionnaires; fruit consumption; fruits; ice cream; lifestyle; mothers; potato chips; statistics; vegetable consumption; vegetables; New South Wales
- ... Parental dietary intake, lifestyle behavior, and parenting style influence a child's weight status. Few studies have examined associations between parent-child dietary intake, or specific father-child associations. This cross-sectional study examined associations between father-child dietary intakes of fruit, vegetables, and selected energy-dense nutrient-poor foods. The study population consisted ...