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Exploring the consumption of ultra-processed foods and its association with food addiction in overweight children

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 2019-02-27 13:47:42.994

 

This study examines the role of ultra-processed foods in relation to food-addiction in overweight children, using the Yale Food Addiction Scale for Children. The identification of foods associated with addiction is vital for the tratment and prevention of childhood obesity.

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Filgueiras, A. R., et al. Exploring the consumption of ultra-processed foods and its association with food addiction in overweight children. Appetite, 12 November, 2018 [Epub ahead of print]