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Parent and household influences on calcium intake among early adolescents

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posted by Research Admin on 2018-12-20 11:38:50.52

This quantitative study explored parents' attitudes and behaviour and the home food environment to examine their influence on their adolescent children’s calcium intakes. They conclude that any interventions to improve young adolescents' calcium intakes should target parents and provide guidance on improving the home availability of calcium-rich foods.

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-018-6297-5

 

Banna, J., et al. (2018). Parent and household influences on calcium intake among early adolescents. BMC Public Health, 18(1390).