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Image-Based Dietary Assessment and Tailored Feedback Using Mobile Technology: Mediating Behavior Change in Young Adults

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 2019-02-27 11:24:05.82

This study assesses the impact of a text-based initiative designed to promote healthy eating amongst young adults. Those who responded positively to the text messaging were twice as likely to minimise their intake of energy-dense nutrient-poor foods than those who did not. This emphasises the value of such tools and the importance of tailored feedback that is relevant and constructive.

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.3390/nu11020435

Shoneye, C. L., et al. Image-Based Dietary Assessment and Tailored Feedback Using Mobile Technology: Mediating Behavior Change in Young Adults. Nutrients, 2019, 11(2), 435