- Keeping teenage vegetarians healthy and in the know. Belamarich, Peter F.; Ayoob, Keith Thomas // Contemporary Pediatrics;Oct2001, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p89
Discusses the health and nutritional aspects of teenage vegetarianism. Pre valance of teenage vegetarianism; Health benefits posed by vegetarianism; Methods to study the nutritional adequacy of the diet of vegetarian teenagers; Nutritional deficits caused by vegetarianism.
- More teens say `pass the salad'. Wang, Angela // Christian Science Monitor;9/19/96, Vol. 88 Issue 207, p15
Reports on the increase in number of teenager vegetarians in the United States. Reasons for the increase in teenagers who give up eating meat; Sex differences in teenage vegetarianism. INSET: Green and White Lasagna..
- The Great American Meatout. Murphy, Dee // Current Health 2;Feb2002, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p23
Focuses on vegetarian diets among American teens. Reasons for becoming a vegetarians; Differences in the mortality rate between meat eaters and vegetarians; Nutritional consequences of eating meat, eggs and dairy foods.
- Going Vegetarian. Hayes, Susan // Scholastic Choices;Oct2000, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p6
Discusses vegetarian diets for teenagers.
- TEEN VEGETARIANS HEALTHIER THAN MEAT-EATING COUNTERPARTS. // New Vegetarian & Natural Health;Spring2002, p75
Reports on the finding of U.S. researchers that vegetarian teenagers have a healthier diet than their meat-eating counterparts. View of teenage vegetarianism as form of fad or rebellion; Benefits to teenagers.
- Take-home points. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Oct2001, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p18
Presents information on teenage vegetarianism.
- Vegetables Rock! Pierson, Stephanie // Vegetarian Times;Mar99, Issue 259, p86
Offers tips for parents of teenage vegetarians. Things that a teenage vegetarian would need; Health aspects of vegetarianism.
- Assessing nutritional status. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Oct2001, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p96
Discusses the factors to be considered in assessing inadequate growth in teen vegetarians. Need for visual inspection; Emphasis on anthropometric measurements.
- Vegetarian Diet Planning for Adolescents with Diabetes. Rudkin, Christine L. // Pediatric Nursing;May/Jun99, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p262
Details how pediatric nurses can help their adolescent diabetic vegetarian patients. Review of the physiology of diabetes; Reasons for the popularity of vegetarianism among adolescents; Meeting nutrient needs in vegetarianism; Suggested meal planning.