TITLE

Seeking Solutions for Health and Nutrition Concerns

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkes, Ann Przybyla
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery;Jul2004, Vol. 93 Issue 7, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the solutions for health and nutrition concerns in the U.S. Reduction of obesity in children by preparing dinner in home; Encouragement of physical activity participation; Evaluation of the food habits.
ACCESSION #
14049418

 

Related Articles

  • Asia grapples with obesity epidemics. Mudur, Ganapati // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/8/2003, Vol. 326 Issue 7388, p515 

    Reports on the causes of obesity in Asian countries and efforts of the 9th Asian congress of nutrition to counter the public health problem. How increased dietary fat intake and decreased physical activity are related to the incidence of heart disease and diabetes; Statistics on overweight...

  • Relationship between self-reported dietary intake and physical activity levels among adolescents: The HELENA study. Ottevaere, Charlene; Huybrechts, Inge; Béghin, Laurent; Cuenca-Garcia, Magdalena; De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse; Gottrand, Frederic; Hagströmer, Maria; Kafatos, Anthony; Le Donne, Cinzia; Moreno, Luis A.; Sjöström, Michael; Widhalm, Kurt; De Henauw, Stefaan // International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition & Physical Activit;2011, Vol. 8, p8 

    Background: Evidence suggests possible synergetic effects of multiple lifestyle behaviors on health risks like obesity and other health outcomes. Therefore it is important to investigate associations between dietary and physical activity behavior, the two most important lifestyle behaviors...

  • Expanding Food Portions Contribute to Overweight and Obesity. Sitzman, Kathy // AAOHN Journal;Aug2004, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p356 

    The article discusses the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the U.S. in 2004. More than 64 percent of all adults in the country are overweight or obese. The causes of obesity are indicated, including low levels of physical activity and the expansion of food sizes. In addition, this article...

  • Strong Words.  // Women's Health;Sep2007, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p32 

    The article discusses the study published in the "American Journal of Preventive Medicine," about the effects of work counseling on one's health. The investigators reviewed 26 studies and found that in more than three-quarters of them, phone counseling led to improvements in fitness and eating...

  • KAHWATI ONLINE TABLES.  // American Family Physician;6/1/2004, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p1 

    Presents online tables on health programs and medications. Guidelines for school and community programs to promote lifelong physical activity among young people; Recommendations for school health programs to promote lifelong healthy eating; General approach to therapy.

  • CONFERENCES & SEMINARS.  // Active Living;Nov2006, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p8 

    The article gives an overview of conferences and seminars on public health that will be held in Canada and the U.S. from November 2006 to June 2007. The International Conference on Physical Activity and Obesity in Children will be held in Toronto, Ontario. The Ontario Ministry Health Promotion...

  • Obesity and Weight Loss: Myths and Facts.  // Women's Health Advisor;Apr2013, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p5 

    The article presents information on myths and facts related to obesity and weight loss in women. According to a myth, it is important to set realistic goals for reducing body weight. It also mentions some facts like effectiveness of change in eating and exercise habits for weight loss, health...

  • Snacking frequency in relation to energy intake and food choices in obese men and women compared to a reference population. Forslund, H. Bertéus; Torgerson, J. S.; Sjöström, L.; Lindroos, A. K. // International Journal of Obesity;Jun2005, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p711 

    OBJECTIVE:To investigate snacking frequency in relation to energy intake and food choices, taking physical activity into account, in obese vs reference men and women.DESIGN:Cross-sectional, descriptive study.SUBJECTS:In total, 4259 obese, middle-aged subjects (1891 men and 2368 women) from the...

  • Ten-year trends for fatness in Northern Irish adolescents: the Young Hearts Projects-repeat cross-sectional study. Watkins, D. C.; Murray, L. J.; McCarron, P.; Boreham, C. A. G.; Cran, G. W.; Young, I. S.; McGartland, C.; Robson, P. J.; Savage, J. M. // International Journal of Obesity;Jun2005, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p579 

    OBJECTIVE:To examine secular trends in measures of fatness over a 10-y period (the 1990s) in Northern Irish schoolchildren.DESIGN:Repeat cross-sectional surveys.SUBJECTS:In total, 12- and 15-y-old children randomly selected from post-primary schools. A total of 1015 children studied between 1989...

Share

Other Topics