TITLE

Teens who eat dinner with parents better-adjusted than those who don't: Study

PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Jet;09/01/97, Vol. 92 Issue 15, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which found that teenagers who eat dinner with their parents at least five times a week are better-adjusted than classmates who eat dinner alone. Presentation of the findings by Dr. Blake Bowden of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; Adjustment as less likely to be on drugs or depressed, most motivated to excel at school and enjoying a social circle.
ACCESSION #
9709140927

 

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