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- Queally, Michelle; Doherty, Edel; Matvienko-Sikar, Karen; Toomey, Elaine; Cullinan, John; Harrington, Janas M.; Kearney, Patricia M.
- The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity 2018 v.15 no.1 pp. 56
- Ireland, etc ; birth weight; body size; childhood; children; cohort studies; girls; health services; income; logit analysis; mothers; obesity; pregnancy; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Maternal recognition of overweight/obesity during early childhood is a key determinant in achieving healthy weight status in children. The aim of this study is to 1) investigate maternal perceptions of their child weight, focusing on whether or not mothers accurately identify if their child is overweight or obese at three years old and five years old; 2) identify the factors influencin ...
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