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  1. Research

    Relationship between mean daily energy intake and frequency of consumption of out-of-home meals in the UK National Diet and Nutrition Survey

    Out-of-home meals have been characterised as delivering excessively large portions that can lead to high energy intake. Regular consumption is linked to weight gain and diet related diseases. Consumption of ou...

    Louis Goffe, Stephen Rushton, Martin White, Ashley Adamson and Jean Adams

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:131

    Published on: 22 September 2017

  2. Research

    Appetitive traits associated with higher and lower body mass index: evaluating the validity of the adult eating behaviour questionnaire in an Australian sample

    The aims of this study were to evaluate the factor structure of the newly developed Adult Eating Behaviour Questionnaire (AEBQ) (Hunot et al., Appetite 105:356-63, 2016) in an Australian sample, and examine as...

    Kimberley M. Mallan, Alison Fildes, Xochitl de la Piedad Garcia, Jayne Drzezdzon, Matthew Sampson and Clare Llewellyn

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:130

    Published on: 22 September 2017

  3. Erratum

    Erratum to: Effects of a physical activity and nutrition program in retirement villages: a cluster randomised controlled trial

    Jonine Jancey, Anne-Marie Holt, Andy Lee, Deborah Kerr, Suzanne Robinson, Li Tang, A. S. Anderson, Andrew P. Hills and Peter Howat

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:129

    Published on: 21 September 2017

    The original article was published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:92

  4. Research

    Investigating the importance of the local food environment for fruit and vegetable intake in older men and women in 20 UK towns: a cross-sectional analysis of two national cohorts using novel methods

    Local neighbourhood environments can influence dietary behavior. There is limited evidence focused on older people who are likely to have greater dependence on local areas and may suffer functional limitations...

    S. Hawkesworth, R.J. Silverwood, B. Armstrong, T. Pliakas, K. Nanchahal, C. Sartini, A. Amuzu, G. Wannamethee, J. Atkins, S.E. Ramsay, J.P. Casas, R.W. Morris, P.H. Whincup and Karen Lock

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:128

    Published on: 18 September 2017

  5. Research

    Item response modeling: a psychometric assessment of the children’s fruit, vegetable, water, and physical activity self-efficacy scales among Chinese children

    This study aimed to evaluate the psychometric properties of four self-efficacy scales (i.e., self-efficacy for fruit (FSE), vegetable (VSE), and water (WSE) intakes, and physical activity (PASE)) and to invest...

    Jing-Jing Wang, Tzu-An Chen, Tom Baranowski and Patrick W.C. Lau

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:126

    Published on: 16 September 2017

  6. Research

    Financial incentives and purchase restrictions in a food benefit program affect the types of foods and beverages purchased: results from a randomized trial

    This research evaluated the effects of financial incentives and purchase restrictions on food purchasing in a food benefit program for low income people.

    Simone A. French, Sarah A. Rydell, Nathan R. Mitchell, J. Michael Oakes, Brian Elbel and Lisa Harnack

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:127

    Published on: 16 September 2017

  7. Research

    Effect of a mobile app intervention on vegetable consumption in overweight adults: a randomized controlled trial

    Mobile applications (apps) have been heralded as transformative tools to deliver behavioral health interventions at scale, but few have been tested in rigorous randomized controlled trials. We tested the effec...

    Sarah Mummah, Thomas N. Robinson, Maya Mathur, Sarah Farzinkhou, Stephen Sutton and Christopher D. Gardner

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:125

    Published on: 15 September 2017

  8. Research

    The international food unit: a new measurement aid that can improve portion size estimation

    Portion size education tools, aids and interventions can be effective in helping prevent weight gain. However consumers have difficulties in estimating food portion sizes and are confused by inconsistencies in...

    T. Bucher, M. Weltert, M.E. Rollo, S.P. Smith, W. Jia, C.E. Collins and M. Sun

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:124

    Published on: 12 September 2017

  9. Research

    Food parenting practices for 5 to 12 year old children: a concept map analysis of parenting and nutrition experts input

    Parents are an important influence on children’s dietary intake and eating behaviors. However, the lack of a conceptual framework and inconsistent assessment of food parenting practices limits our understandin...

    Teresia M. O’Connor, Louise C. Mâsse, Andrew W. Tu, Allison W. Watts, Sheryl O. Hughes, Mark R. Beauchamp, Tom Baranowski, Truc Pham, Jerica M. Berge, Barbara Fiese, Rebecca Golley, Melanie Hingle, Stef P. J. Kremers, Kyung E. Rhee, Helen Skouteris and Amber Vaughn

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:122

    Published on: 11 September 2017

  10. Research

    Perceived fussy eating in Australian children at 14 months of age and subsequent use of maternal feeding practices at 2 years

    Concerns about fussy eating are common amongst parents of young children. However, studies of the long-term impact of fussy eating show mixed results with regard to adequacy of dietary intake and child growth....

    Rebecca Byrne, Elena Jansen and Lynne Daniels

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:123

    Published on: 11 September 2017

  11. Research

    Self-reported eating rate is associated with weight status in a Dutch population: a validation study and a cross-sectional study

    Observational studies performed in Asian populations suggest that eating rate is related to BMI. This paper investigates the association between self-reported eating rate (SRER) and body mass index (BMI) in a ...

    Janet H.W. van den Boer, Jentina Kranendonk, Anne van de Wiel, Edith J.M. Feskens, Anouk Geelen and Monica Mars

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:121

    Published on: 8 September 2017

  12. Research

    Impact of the Supporting Physical Activity in the Childcare Environment (SPACE) intervention on preschoolers’ physical activity levels and sedentary time: a single-blind cluster randomized controlled trial

    Physical activity levels among preschoolers in childcare are low and sedentary time high. The Supporting Physical Activity in the Childcare Environment (SPACE) intervention had three components: 1. portable play ...

    Patricia Tucker, Leigh M. Vanderloo, Andrew M. Johnson, Shauna M. Burke, Jennifer D. Irwin, Anca Gaston, Molly Driediger and Brian W. Timmons

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:120

    Published on: 7 September 2017

  13. Research

    The role of self-regulatory skills and automaticity on the effectiveness of a brief weight loss habit-based intervention: secondary analysis of the 10 top tips randomised trial

    Habit-interventions are designed to promote the automaticity of healthy behaviours and may also enhance self-regulatory skills during the habit-formation process. A recent trial of habit-based advice for weigh...

    Nathalie Kliemann, Victoria Vickerstaff, Helen Croker, Fiona Johnson, Irwin Nazareth and Rebecca J. Beeken

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:119

    Published on: 5 September 2017

  14. Research

    Predictors of screen viewing time in young Singaporean children: the GUSTO cohort

    Higher screen viewing time (SVT) in childhood has been associated with adverse health outcomes, but the predictors of SVT in early childhood are poorly understood. We examined the sociodemographic and behavior...

    Jonathan Y. Bernard, Natarajan Padmapriya, Bozhi Chen, Shirong Cai, Kok Hian Tan, Fabian Yap, Lynette Shek, Yap-Seng Chong, Peter D. Gluckman, Keith M. Godfrey, Michael S. Kramer, Seang Mei Saw and Falk Müller-Riemenschneider

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:112

    Published on: 5 September 2017

  15. Research

    The development and validation of measures to assess cooking skills and food skills

    With the increase use of convenience food and eating outside the home environment being linked to the obesity epidemic, the need to assess and monitor individuals cooking and food skills is key to help interve...

    Fiona Lavelle, Laura McGowan, Lynsey Hollywood, Dawn Surgenor, Amanda McCloat, Elaine Mooney, Martin Caraher, Monique Raats and Moira Dean

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:118

    Published on: 2 September 2017

  16. Research

    Social ecological correlates of workplace sedentary behavior

    To identify social ecological correlates of objectively measured workplace sedentary behavior.

    Sarah L. Mullane, Meynard J.L. Toledo, Sarah A. Rydell, Linda H. Feltes, Brenna Vuong, Noe C. Crespo, Mark A. Pereira and Matthew P. Buman

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:117

    Published on: 31 August 2017

  17. Research

    Effect and process evaluation of a kindergarten-based, family-involved cluster randomised controlled trial in six European countries on four- to six-year-old children’s steps per day: the ToyBox-study

    The ToyBox-intervention is a theory- and evidence-based intervention delivered in kindergartens to improve four- to six-year-old children’s energy balance-related behaviours and prevent obesity. The current st...

    Marieke De Craemer, Maïté Verloigne, Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij, Odysseas Androutsos, Violeta Iotova, Luis Moreno, Berthold Koletzko, Piotr Socha, Yannis Manios and Greet Cardon

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:116

    Published on: 29 August 2017

  18. Review

    Effect of classroom-based physical activity interventions on academic and physical activity outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Physical activity is associated with many physical and mental health benefits, however many children do not meet the national physical activity guidelines. While schools provide an ideal setting to promote chi...

    Amanda Watson, Anna Timperio, Helen Brown, Keren Best and Kylie D. Hesketh

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:114

    Published on: 25 August 2017

  19. Short paper

    The impact of financial incentives on participants’ food purchasing patterns in a supermarket-based randomized controlled trial

    The impacts of supermarket-based nutrition promotion interventions might be overestimated if participants shift their proportionate food purchasing away from their usual stores. This study quantified whether p...

    Dana Lee Olstad, David A Crawford, Gavin Abbott, Sarah A McNaughton, Ha ND Le, Cliona Ni Mhurchu, Christina Pollard and Kylie Ball

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:115

    Published on: 25 August 2017

  20. Review

    Family-based childhood obesity prevention interventions: a systematic review and quantitative content analysis

    A wide range of interventions has been implemented and tested to prevent obesity in children. Given parents’ influence and control over children’s energy-balance behaviors, including diet, physical activity, m...

    Tayla Ash, Alen Agaronov, Ta’Loria Young, Alyssa Aftosmes-Tobio and Kirsten K. Davison

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:113

    Published on: 24 August 2017

  21. Short paper

    Development of a dynamic framework to explain population patterns of leisure-time physical activity through agent-based modeling

    Despite the increasing body of evidences on the factors influencing leisure-time physical activity, our understanding of the mechanisms and interactions that lead to the formation and evolution of population p...

    Leandro M. T. Garcia, Ana V. Diez Roux, André C. R. Martins, Yong Yang and Alex A. Florindo

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:111

    Published on: 22 August 2017

  22. Research

    Association of parents’ and children’s physical activity and sedentary time in Year 4 (8–9) and change between Year 1 (5–6) and Year 4: a longitudinal study

    Parents could be important influences on child physical activity and parents are often encouraged to be more active with their child. This paper examined the association between parent and child physical activ...

    Russell Jago, Emma Solomon-Moore, Corrie Macdonald-Wallis, Janice L. Thompson, Deborah A. Lawlor and Simon J. Sebire

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:110

    Published on: 17 August 2017

  23. Research

    Frequency of eating home cooked meals and potential benefits for diet and health: cross-sectional analysis of a population-based cohort study

    Reported associations between preparing and eating home cooked food, and both diet and health, are inconsistent. Most previous research has focused on preparing, rather than eating, home cooked food; used smal...

    Susanna Mills, Heather Brown, Wendy Wrieden, Martin White and Jean Adams

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:109

    Published on: 17 August 2017

  24. Research

    Which physical and social environmental factors are most important for adolescents’ cycling for transport? An experimental study using manipulated photographs

    Ecological models emphasize that cycling for transport is determined by an interplay between individual, physical and social environmental factors. The current study investigated (a) which physical and social ...

    Hannah Verhoeven, Ariane Ghekiere, Jelle Van Cauwenberg, Delfien Van Dyck, Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij, Peter Clarys and Benedicte Deforche

    International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2017 14:108

    Published on: 17 August 2017

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