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Impact of Physical Activity Intensity Levels on the Cardiometabolic Risk Status of Children: The Genobox Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Sport Nutrition & Exercise Metabolism. Mar2022, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p102-110. 9p. 4 Charts.

Abstract: Childhood obesity has been related to metabolic syndrome and low-grade chronic inflammation. This study aimed to evaluate the impact of physical activity intensities and practice on inflammation, endothelial damage, and cardiometabolic risk factors in ...

Evaluation of a cluster-randomized controlled trial: Communities for Healthy Living, family-centered obesity prevention program for Head Start parents and children.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity [Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act] 2023 Jan 11; Vol. 20 (1), pp. 4. Date of Electronic Publication: 2023 Jan 11.

Abstract: Background: This study reports the outcomes of Communities for Healthy Living (CHL), a cluster randomized obesity prevention trial implemented in partnership with Head Start, a federally-funded preschool program for low-income families.Methods: Using a...

Early childhood growth trajectories in a Medicaid population.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pediatric obesity [Pediatr Obes] 2022 Sep; Vol. 17 (9), pp. e12918. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Mar 20.

Abstract: Background: Evidence on the role of early growth trajectories and later obesity risk is primarily based on privately insured or universally insured samples.Objectives: We aimed to characterize and determine factors associated with early growth trajecto...

Introduction of a conversation starter tool to improve health habits in young children.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of pediatric nursing [J Pediatr Nurs] 2023 Jan-Feb; Vol. 68, pp. 1-9. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 20.

Abstract: Background: Childhood overweight and obesity rates in the United States continue to climb. Providers must identify feasible interventions to improve health habits to prevent and treat obesity in children.Methods: Parents (n = 91) of four-to eight-year-...

The effectiveness of interventions during the first 1,000 days to improve energy balance‐related behaviors or prevent overweight/obesity in children from socio‐economically disadvantaged families of high‐income countries: a systematic review

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Obesity Reviews. Jan2023, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p1-24. 24p.

Abstract: Summary: This narrative systematic review examined effectiveness of interventions during pregnancy and up to 2 years of age in improving energy balance‐related behaviors or prevent overweight/obesity in children from families experiencing socio‐economi...

Slim choices: young people's experiences of individual responsibility for childhood obesity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Critical Public Health. Jun2022, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p322-332. 11p.

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Abstract: When trying to understand childhood obesity, policymakers and healthcare professionals most often make use of behavioural sciences and biomedical perspectives. This approach assumes that fatness is unhealthy and caused by people making 'bad choices' ab...

Impact of COVID-19 on childhood obesity: Data from a paediatric weight management trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pediatric obesity [Pediatr Obes] 2022 Dec; Vol. 17 (12), pp. e12959. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 25.

Abstract: There is growing concern that the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is exacerbating childhood obesity. We sought to examine the effects of the pandemic on weight and weight-related behaviours among children with overweight and obesity partic...

Parenting styles in relation to childhood obesity, smoking and drinking: A gene–environment interaction study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Nutrition & Dietetics. Aug2022, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p625-633. 9p.

Abstract: Background: The present study assessed gene–environment interactions linking maternal parenting styles to childhood obesity and alcohol and tobacco use. Methods: Data were retrieved from the first wave of the German Twin Family Panel. Participants comp...

The Greenlight Plus Trial: Comparative effectiveness of a health information technology intervention vs. health communication intervention in primary care offices to prevent childhood obesity.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Contemporary clinical trials [Contemp Clin Trials] 2022 Dec; Vol. 123, pp. 106987. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 30.

Abstract: Background: The first 1000 days of a child's life are increasingly recognized as a critical window for establishing a healthy growth trajectory to prevent childhood obesity and its associated long-term comorbidities. The purpose of this manuscript is t...

Evaluation of a cluster-randomized controlled trial: Communities for Healthy Living, family-centered obesity prevention program for Head Start parents and children

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, Vol 20, Iss 1, Pp 1-19 (2023)

Abstract: Abstract Background This study reports the outcomes of Communities for Healthy Living (CHL), a cluster randomized obesity prevention trial implemented in partnership with Head Start, a federally-funded preschool program for low-income families. Methods...

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