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Outdoor time and dietary patterns in children around the world

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 14 January 2019

 

This multinational, cross-sectional study examines the association between outdoor time and dietary patterns of children  aged 9-11 years from 12 countries around the world. While greater outdoor activity was found to be associated with a healthier dietary intake, the authors recommend future research imperically tests the factors sitting behind this association.

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Chaput, J. P., et al., ISCOLE Research Group (2018). Outdoor time and dietary patterns in children around the world. Journal of Public Health (Oxf). 2018 Dec 1;40(4):e493-e501.