Factors associated with water consumption among children

Researchers have conducted a systematic review of individual, interpersonal and environmental factors with water consumption among children aged 2 to 12 years.

15/08/2019   by Deirdre Brennan  

Area deprivation, screen time and high fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) consumption in young people

Researches in the UK carried out an online cross-sectional survey to investigate associations between deprivation in young people (aged 11-19 years) and consumption of HFSS foods and drinks, screen time exposure and health knowledge. 

13/08/2019   by Deirdre Brennan  

The uptake of new recreation infrastructure by inactive adults

A longitudinal study in Australia examined the uptake and usage of the newly established Peninsula Aquatic and Recreation Centre (PARC), by inactive adults.

08/08/2019   by Deirdre Brennan  

Child and adult snack food intake

Researchers in Australia used a large (n=1299) population-based cohort to investigate child and adult snack food intake in response to pre-packaged snack item quantity/variety and snack box size.

01/08/2019   by Deirdre Brennan  

The impact of a Public Health Responsibility Deal (RD) on salt intake, cardiovascular disease (CVD)

Researchers in the UK estimated the impact of the RD on trends in salt intake and associated changes in CVD and GCa incidence, mortality and economic costs in the UK from 2011-2025.

26/07/2019   by Deirdre Brennan  

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