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  1. The retail market for toddler-specific packaged foods is growing. Many of these products are ultra-processed and high in nutrients of concern for health, yet marketed in ways that may make them appear wholesom...

    Authors: Helen Gwenda Dixon, Mamaru Ayenew Awoke, Maree Scully, Jennifer McCann, Jane Martin, Belinda Morley, Anthea Rhodes, Alison McAleese and Andrea Schmidtke
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:60
  2. Physical inactivity is a major public health concern, exacerbated in countries with a (sub)tropical climate. The built environment can facilitate physical activity; however, current evidence is mainly from Nor...

    Authors: Carina Nigg, Shaima A. Alothman, Abdullah F. Alghannam, Jasper Schipperijn, Reem AlAhmed, Reem F. Alsukait, Severin Rakic, Volkan Cetinkaya, Hazzaa M. Al-Hazzaa and Saleh A. Alqahtani
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:59
  3. This systematic review contributes to the understanding of the characteristics of built food environments that may be associated with choices of alternative protein foods (APF). Using the built food environmen...

    Authors: Hanna Zaleskiewicz, Ewa Kulis, Maria Siwa, Zofia Szczuka, Anna Banik, Francesca Grossi, Polymeros Chrysochou, Bjørn Tore Nystrand, Toula Perrea, Antonella Samoggia, Arlind Xhelili, Athanasios Krystallis and Aleksandra Luszczynska
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:58
  4. Customer discovery, an entrepreneurial and iterative process to understand the context and needs of potential adoption agencies, may be an innovative strategy to improve broader dissemination of evidence-based...

    Authors: Gwenndolyn C. Porter, Jennie L. Hill, Kate A. Heelan, R. Todd Bartee, Caitlin A. Golden, Ali Malmkar, Bryce A. Abbey and Paul A. Estabrooks
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:57
  5. Regulatory actions are increasingly used to tackle issues such as excessive alcohol or sugar intake, but such actions to reduce sedentary behaviour remain scarce. World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines on ...

    Authors: Bai Li, Selene Valerino-Perea, Weiwen Zhou, Yihong Xie, Keith Syrett, Remco Peters, Zouyan He, Yunfeng Zou, Frank de Vocht and Charlie Foster
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:53
  6. Adolescence is a pivotal developmental stage, where escalating rates of overweight and obesity have raised concerns about diet quality and its association with adverse health outcomes. Parents are known to hav...

    Authors: Tanya Braune, Jean Adams and Eleanor M. Winpenny
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:56
  7. Transportation policies can impact health outcomes while simultaneously promoting social equity and environmental sustainability. We developed an agent-based model (ABM) to simulate the impacts of fare subsidi...

    Authors: Ivana Stankov, Jose D. Meisel, Olga Lucia Sarmiento, Xavier Delclòs-Alió, Dario Hidalgo, Luis A. Guzman, Daniel A. Rodriguez, Ross A. Hammond and Ana V. Diez Roux
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:54
  8. According to social-ecological models, the built and natural environment has the potential to facilitate or hinder physical activity (PA). While this potential is well researched in urban areas, a current syst...

    Authors: Christina Müller, Lisa Paulsen, Jens Bucksch and Birgit Wallmann-Sperlich
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:52
  9. There is a growing population of survivors of colorectal cancer (CRC). Fatigue and insomnia are common symptoms after CRC, negatively influencing health-related quality of life (HRQoL). Besides increasing phys...

    Authors: Marvin Y. Chong, Koen G. Frenken, Simone J. P. M. Eussen, Annemarie Koster, Gerda K. Pot, Stéphanie O. Breukink, Maryska Janssen-Heijnen, Eric T. P. Keulen, Wouter Bijnens, Laurien M. Buffart, Kenneth Meijer, Frank A. J. L. Scheer, Karen Steindorf, Judith de Vos-Geelen, Matty P. Weijenberg, Eline H. van Roekel…
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:51
  10. Authors: Yuanyuan Chen, Shing Chan, Derrick Bennett, Xiaofang Chen, Xianping Wu, Yalei Ke, Jun Lv, Dianjianyi Sun, Lang Pan, Pei Pei, Ling Yang, Yiping Chen, Junshi Chen, Zhengming Chen, Liming Li, Huaidong Du…
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:50

    The original article was published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:138

  11. Despite a growing body of research investigating high-intensity interval training (HIIT) in schools, there are limited process evaluations investigating their implementation. This is concerning because process...

    Authors: Stephanie L. Duncombe, Alan R. Barker, Lisa Price, Jacqueline L. Walker, Jodie L. Koep, James Woodforde and Michalis Stylianou
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:49
  12. Sedentary behavior (SB) is a recognized risk factor for many chronic diseases. ActiGraph and activPAL are two commonly used wearable accelerometers in SB research. The former measures body movement and the lat...

    Authors: Rong W. Zablocki, Sheri J. Hartman, Chongzhi Di, Jingjing Zou, Jordan A. Carlson, Paul R. Hibbing, Dori E. Rosenberg, Mikael Anne Greenwood-Hickman, Lindsay Dillon, Andrea Z. LaCroix and Loki Natarajan
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:48
  13. Personalized interventions aiming to increase physical activity in individuals are effective. However, from a public health perspective, it would be important to stimulate physical activity in larger groups of...

    Authors: Bram J. Berntzen, Asko Tolvanen, Urho M. Kujala, Karri Silventoinen, Eero Vuoksimaa, Jaakko Kaprio and Sari Aaltonen
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:47
  14. High consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) is a global health concern. Additionally, sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption is disproportionately high among adolescents and adults in rural Appalac...

    Authors: Jamie M. Zoellner, Wen You, Kathleen Porter, Brittany Kirkpatrick, Annie Reid, Donna Brock, Phillip Chow and Lee Ritterband
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:46
  15. Physical activity has benefits for the cardiovascular system, however, what levels and types of activity provide optimal cardiovascular health is unclear. We aimed to determine the level of physical activity t...

    Authors: Asma Kazemi, Sepideh Soltani, Dagfinn Aune, Elham Hosseini, Zeinab Mokhtari, Zahra Hassanzadeh, Ahmad Jayedi, Francisco Pitanga and Masoumeh Akhlaghi
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:45
  16. Community-level group sports participation is a structural aspect of social capital that can potentially impact individual health in a contextual manner. This study aimed to investigate contextual relationship...

    Authors: Taishi Tsuji, Eisaku Okada, Masashige Saito, Satoru Kanamori, Yasuhiro Miyaguni, Masamichi Hanazato, Katsunori Kondo and Toshiyuki Ojima
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:44
  17. The development of validated “fit-for-purpose” rapid assessment tools to measure 24-hour movement behaviours in children aged 0–5 years is a research priority. This study evaluated the test-retest reliability ...

    Authors: Stewart G. Trost, Caroline O. Terranova, Denise S.K. Brookes, Li Kheng Chai and Rebecca A. Byrne
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:43
  18. Healthy lifestyle behaviors (LBs) have been widely recommended for the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Despite a large number of studies exploring the association between combined LB...

    Authors: Jian Wu, Yifei Feng, Yuanyuan Zhao, Zhiping Guo, Rongmei Liu, Xin Zeng, Fan Yang, Bei Liu, Jianqing Gu, Clifford Silver Tarimo, Weihao Shao, Xinghong Guo, Quanman Li, Lipei Zhao, Mingze Ma, Zhanlei Shen…
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:42
  19. Digital interventions are potential tools for reducing and limiting occupational sedentary behaviour (SB) in sedentary desk-based jobs. Given the harmful effects of sitting too much and sitting for too long wh...

    Authors: Iris Parés-Salomón, Anna M. Señé-Mir, Fernando Martín-Bozas, Bette Loef, Alan Coffey, Kieran P. Dowd, Guillem Jabardo-Camprubí, Karin I. Proper, Anna Puig-Ribera and Judit Bort-Roig
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:41
  20. Actigraphy is often used to measure sleep in pediatric populations, despite little confirmatory evidence of the accuracy of existing sleep/wake algorithms. The aim of this study was to determine the performanc...

    Authors: K. A. Meredith-Jones, J. J. Haszard, A. Graham-DeMello, A. Campbell, T. Stewart, B. C. Galland, A. Cox, G. Kennedy, S. Duncan and R. W. Taylor
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:40
  21. High consumption of red and processed meat contributes to both health and environmental harms. Warning labels and taxes for red meat reduce selection of red meat overall, but little is known about how these po...

    Authors: Amelia Willits-Smith, Lindsey Smith Taillie, Lindsay M. Jaacks, Sarah M. Frank and Anna H. Grummon
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:39
  22. Some research shows that advertising for high-fat, sugar, or salt (HFSS) products is contributing to a shift in consumer preferences toward products of poor nutritional quality, leading to unhealthy nutritiona...

    Authors: Didier Courbet, Laure Jacquemier, Serge Hercberg, Mathilde Touvier, Barthélémy Sarda, Emmanuelle Kesse-Guyot, Pilar Galan, Nicolas Buttafoghi and Chantal Julia
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:38
  23. Marketing of unhealthy foods to children on digital media significantly impacts their dietary preferences and contributes to diet-related noncommunicable diseases. Canadian children spend a significant amount ...

    Authors: Monique Potvin Kent, Mariangela Bagnato, Ashley Amson, Lauren Remedios, Meghan Pritchard, Soulene Sabir, Grace Gillis, Elise Pauzé, Lana Vanderlee, Christine White and David Hammond
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:37
  24. The Planetary Health Diet Index (PHDI) measures adherence to the dietary pattern presented by the EAT-Lancet Commission, which aligns health and sustainability targets. There is a need to understand how PHDI scor...

    Authors: Sarah M. Frank, Lindsay M Jaacks, Katie Meyer, Donald Rose, Linda S Adair, Christy L Avery and Lindsey Smith Taillie
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:36
  25. Youth use different forms of screen time (e.g., streaming, gaming) that may be related to body mass index (BMI). Screen time is non-independent from other behaviors, including physical activity and sleep durat...

    Authors: Jennifer Zink, Robert Booker, Dana L. Wolff-Hughes, Norrina B. Allen, Mercedes R. Carnethon, Shaina J. Alexandria and David Berrigan
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:35
  26. Healthy sleep is crucial for the physical and mental wellbeing of adolescents. However, many adolescents suffer from poor sleep health. Little is known about how to effectively improve adolescent sleep health ...

    Authors: Danique M. Heemskerk, Vincent Busch, Jessica T. Piotrowski, Wilma E. Waterlander, Carry M. Renders and Maartje M. van Stralen
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:34
  27. Early motor development has been found to be a predictor of exercise behavior in children and adolescents, but whether this reflects a causal effect or confounding by genetic or shared environmental factors re...

    Authors: Yahua Zi, Meike Bartels, Conor Dolan and Eco J.C. de Geus
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:33
  28. Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are the leading causes of death worldwide. Systems approaches have potential for creating sustainable outcomes at scale but have rarely been used to support scale up in physica...

    Authors: Harriet Koorts, Jiani Ma, Christopher T. V. Swain, Harry Rutter, Jo Salmon and Kristy A. Bolton
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:32
  29. Evidence on the association between fast-food outlet exposure and Body Mass Index (BMI) remains inconsistent and is primarily based on cross-sectional studies. We investigated the associations between changes ...

    Authors: Carel-Peter L. van Erpecum, Sander K.R. van Zon, Ute Bültmann and Nynke Smidt
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:31
  30. Increasing physical activity in patients offers dual benefits, fostering improved patient health and recovery, while also bolstering healthcare system efficiency by minimizing costs related to extended hospita...

    Authors: Kimberley Szeto, John Arnold and Carol Maher
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:30
  31. There is a lack of longitudinal studies examining changes in device-measured physical activity and sedentary time from childhood to young adulthood. We aimed to assess changes in device-measured physical activ...

    Authors: Anders Husøy, E. Kolle, J. Steene-Johannessen, K.E. Dalene, L. B. Andersen, U. Ekelund and S. A. Anderssen
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:29
  32. Postmenopausal women with obesity are markedly at risk of cognitive impairment and several health issues. Emerging evidence demonstrated that both diet and exercise, particularly physical-cognitive exercise ar...

    Authors: Puntarik Keawtep, Somporn Sungkarat, Sirinun Boripuntakul, Piangkwan Sa-nguanmoo, Wanachaporn Wichayanrat, Siriporn C. Chattipakorn and Puangsoi Worakul
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:28
  33. Parental practices and neighbourhood environmental factors may influence children’s movement behaviours. We aimed to investigate the cross-sectional and prospective associations of parental practices and neigh...

    Authors: Natarajan Padmapriya, Anna Fogel, Sarah Yi Xuan Tan, Claire Marie Jie Lin Goh, Shuen Lin Tan, Airu Chia, Anne Hin Yee Chu, Yap Seng Chong, Kok Hian Tan, Shiao-Yng Chan, Fabian Yap, Keith M. Godfrey, Yung Seng Lee, Johan G. Eriksson, Chuen Seng Tan, Jonathan Y. Bernard…
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:27
  34. The concept of a financial scarcity mindset has raised much attention as an explanation for poor decision-making and dysfunctional behavior. It has been suggested that financial scarcity could also impair diet...

    Authors: Annemarieke van der Veer, Tamara Madern and Frank J. van Lenthe
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:26
  35. Engagement in before-school physical activity can potentially enhance health and learning-related outcomes for children and adolescents. However, influencing factors and stakeholder perceptions of before-schoo...

    Authors: James Woodforde, Konsita Kuswara, Francisco Perales, Jo Salmon, Sjaan Gomersall and Michalis Stylianou
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:25
  36. Maintaining a healthy body weight and reaching long-term dietary goals requires ongoing self-monitoring and behavioral adjustments. How individuals respond to successes and failures is described in models of s...

    Authors: Hannah van Alebeek, Christopher M. Jones, Julia Reichenberger, Björn Pannicke, Benjamin Schüz and Jens Blechert
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:24
  37. The first 2000 days of life are a crucial and opportunistic time to promote positive dietary and physical activity behaviours that can continue throughout life. The bulk of research on the impact of parents pr...

    Authors: Mathew Gaynor, Karen Wynter, Kylie D. Hesketh, Penelope Love and Rachel Laws
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:23
  38. Knowledge regarding the health impacts of daily eating frequency (DEF) and nighttime fasting duration (NFD) on mortality is very limited.

    Authors: Weilun Cheng, Xing Meng, Jian Gao, Wenbo Jiang, Xinyi Sun, Ying Li, Tianshu Han, Dandan Zhang and Wei Wei
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:22
  39. Identifying as someone who engages in health promoting behaviors like healthy eating and exercising may be associated with sustained engagement in those behaviors, but reliable and valid instruments are needed...

    Authors: Ann E. Caldwell, Kimberly R. More, Tsz Kiu Chui and R. Drew Sayer
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:21
  40. Authors: Rebecca A. Krukowski, Andrea H. Denton and Laura M. König
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:20

    The original article was published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:3

  41. Most adolescent girls fail to meet current physical activity guidelines. Physical activity behaviours track from childhood into adulthood and providing adolescent girls with opportunities to be physically acti...

    Authors: Marie H. Murphy, S. Maria O’Kane, Angela Carlin, Ian M. Lahart, Leanne C. Doherty, Russell Jago, Gary McDermott, Maria Faulkner and Alison M. Gallagher
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:19
  42. Numerous research methodologies have been used to examine food environments. Existing reviews synthesizing food environment measures have examined a limited number of domains or settings and none have specific...

    Authors: Caroline Vaillancourt, Mavra Ahmed, Sara Kirk, Marie-Ève Labonté, Amos Laar, Catherine L. Mah, Leia Minaker, Dana Lee Olstad, Monique Potvin Kent, Véronique Provencher, Rachel Prowse, Kim D. Raine, Ashley Schram, Daniela Zavala-Mora, Maryka Rancourt-Bouchard and Lana Vanderlee
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:18
  43. How physical activity (PA) and different sleep traits and overall sleep pattern interact in the development of Parkinson’s disease (PD) remain unknown.

    Authors: Li-Hua Chen, Shi-Yu Sun, Guijie Li, Xiang Gao, Weifeng Luo, Haili Tian, Xuanhao Zhang, Xi Yin, Ziwei Liu, Guo-Chong Chen, Guangfei Xu, Tong Liu and Fu-Rong Li
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:17
  44. Social media is a popular source of information about food and nutrition. There is a high degree of inaccurate and poor-quality nutrition-related information present online. The aim of this study was to evalua...

    Authors: Emily Denniss, Rebecca Lindberg, Laura E. Marchese and Sarah A. McNaughton
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:16
  45. Improving physical activity and reducing sedentary behavior represent important areas for intervention in childhood in order to reduce the burden of chronic disease related to obesity and physical inactivity i...

    Authors: Vicki Brown, Lauren Sheppard, Jo Salmon, Lauren Arundell, Ester Cerin, Nicola D. Ridgers, Kylie D. Hesketh, Robin M. Daly, David W. Dunstan, Helen Brown, Jacqueline Della Gatta, J. M. M. Chinapaw and Marj Moodie
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:15
  46. Few studies have examined the relationship between motor skill competence and device-measured physical activity in large samples and none have used non-linear modelling. This study assessed the linear and non-...

    Authors: L. M. Barnett, S. J. J. M. Verswijveren, B. Colvin, D. R. Lubans, R. M. Telford, N. J. Lander, N. Schott, M. Tietjens, K. D. Hesketh, P. J. Morgan, T. Hinkley, K. L. Downing, R. D. Telford, K. E. Cohen, N. D. Ridgers and G. Abbott
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:14
  47. Interest in applying a complex systems approach to understanding socioeconomic inequalities in health is growing, but an overview of existing research on this topic is lacking. In this systematic scoping revie...

    Authors: Andrea L. Mudd, Michèlle Bal, Sanne E. Verra, Maartje P. Poelman, John de Wit and Carlijn B. M. Kamphuis
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:13
  48. Previous studies on physical activity (PA) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) were largely limited to self-reported PA in athletes, soldiers, and women in postpartum. We aimed to investigate the association of ac...

    Authors: Keyi Si, Zhi Cao, Qianqian Liu, Yingying Yang, Qingqiang Dai, Yuting Yao, Yingying Qiao, Chenjie Xu and Guizhu Wu
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:12
  49. Increasing physical activity (PA) is an effective strategy to slow reductions in cortical volume and maintain cognitive function in older adulthood. However, PA does not exist in isolation, but coexists with s...

    Authors: Maddison L Mellow, Dorothea Dumuid, Timothy Olds, Ty Stanford, Jillian Dorrian, Alexandra T Wade, Jurgen Fripp, Ying Xia, Mitchell R Goldsworthy, Frini Karayanidis, Michael J Breakspear and Ashleigh E Smith
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:11