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- Roberts, Lindsay S.; Sharma, Sushma; Hudes, Mark L.; Fleming, Sharon E.
- The Journal of child nutrition & management 2012 v.36 no.2
- nutrition knowledge, etc ; African Americans; Latinos; Whites; boys; child nutrition; children; correlation; gender; girls; linear models; low income households; metabolic diseases; nutritionists; peers; physical activity; questionnaires; regression analysis; risk; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... Background African-American and Latino children living in neighborhoods with a low-socioeconomic index are more at risk of obesity-associated metabolic disease than their higher socioeconomic index and/or white peers. Currently, consistent and reliable questionnaires to evaluate nutrition and physical activity knowledge in these children are needed. Objective The purpose of this study was to devel ...