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  1. Physical activity (PA) declines throughout adolescence, therefore PA promotion during this period is important. We analyzed the effect of two school-based PA interventions on daily PA levels, cardiorespiratory...

    Authors: Elin Kolle, Runar Barstad Solberg, Reidar Säfvenbom, Sindre M. Dyrstad, Sveinung Berntsen, Geir K. Resaland, Ulf Ekelund, Sigmund A. Anderssen, Jostein Steene-Johannessen and May Grydeland

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:154

    Content type: Research

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  2. Neurobehavioral factors, including reward-related eating and self-regulation, in conjunction with the food environment, may influence dietary behaviors. However, these constructs have not been examined in preg...

    Authors: Tonja R. Nansel, Leah M. Lipsky, Myles Faith, Aiyi Liu and Anna Maria Siega-Riz

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:149

    Content type: Research

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  3. Many desk-based workers can spend more than half of their working hours sitting, with low levels of physical activity. Workplace neighbourhood built environment may influence workers’ physical activities and s...

    Authors: Chien-Yu Lin, Mohammad Javad Koohsari, Yung Liao, Kaori Ishii, Ai Shibata, Tomoki Nakaya, Gavin R. McCormack, Nyssa Hadgraft, Neville Owen and Koichiro Oka

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:148

    Content type: Review

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  4. Positive associations exist between physical activity and happiness in adolescents. However, previous studies have mostly used self-reported measures and cross-sectional designs. There is a need for more insig...

    Authors: Thabo J. van Woudenberg, Kirsten E. Bevelander, William J. Burk and Moniek Buijzen

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:147

    Content type: Research

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  5. The effectiveness of Front-of-Pack nutrition Labels (FoPLs) may be influenced by national context. In light of the ongoing efforts to harmonize FoPLs across Europe, this study aimed to compare the effectivenes...

    Authors: Manon Egnell, Zenobia Talati, Pilar Galan, Valentina A. Andreeva, Stefanie Vandevijvere, Marion Gombaud, Louise Dréano-Trécant, Serge Hercberg, Simone Pettigrew and Chantal Julia

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:146

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:164

  6. Mobile health applications (mHealth apps) targeting physical inactivity have increased in popularity yet are usually limited by low engagement. This study examined the impact of adding team-based incentives (S...

    Authors: Emma Pearson, Harry Prapavessis, Christopher Higgins, Robert Petrella, Lauren White and Marc Mitchell

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:139

    Content type: Research

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  7. There has been a call to improve measurement rigour and standardization of food parenting practices measures, as well as aligning the measurement of food parenting practices with the parenting literature. Draw...

    Authors: Louise C. Mâsse, Teresia M. O’Connor, Yingyi Lin, Sheryl O. Hughes, Claire N. Tugault-Lafleur, Tom Baranowski and Mark R. Beauchamp

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:140

    Content type: Methodology

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  8. Promoting cycling to school may benefit establishing a lifelong physical activity routine. This systematic review aimed to summarize the evidence on strategies and effects of school-based interventions focusin...

    Authors: Dorothea M. I. Schönbach, Teatske M. Altenburg, Adilson Marques, Mai J. M. Chinapaw and Yolanda Demetriou

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:138

    Content type: Review

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  9. In younger adults (i.e., those < 40 years of age) a walking cadence of 100 steps/min is a consistently supported threshold indicative of absolutely-defined moderate intensity ambulation (i.e., ≥ 3 metabolic eq...

    Authors: Catrine Tudor-Locke, Scott W. Ducharme, Elroy J. Aguiar, John M. Schuna Jr, Tiago V. Barreira, Christopher C. Moore, Colleen J. Chase, Zachary R. Gould, Marcos A. Amalbert-Birriel, Jose Mora-Gonzalez, Stuart R. Chipkin and John Staudenmayer

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:137

    Content type: Research

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  10. Organic food (OF) consumption has substantially increased in high income countries, mostly driven by environmental concerns and health beliefs. Lower exposure to synthetic pesticides has been systematically do...

    Authors: Emmanuelle Kesse-Guyot, Pauline Rebouillat, Laurence Payrastre, Benjamin Allès, Léopold K. Fezeu, Nathalie Druesne-Pecollo, Bernard Srour, Wei Bao, Mathilde Touvier, Pilar Galan, Serge Hercberg, Denis Lairon and Julia Baudry

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:136

    Content type: Research

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  11. The World Health Organization (WHO) released the 2020 global guidelines on physical activity and sedentary behaviour. The new guidelines contain a significant change from the 2010 guidelines on physical activi...

    Authors: Michelle L. Segar, Marta M. Marques, Antonio L. Palmeira and Anthony D. Okely

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:135

    Content type: Commentary

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  12. Many tools have been developed to measure physical activity parenting practices (PAPP). Currently, there is little standardization on how PAPP constructs are operationalized for 5–12 year-old children. Given t...

    Authors: Louise C. Mâsse, Teresia M. O’Connor, Yingyi Lin, Nicole S. Carbert, Sheryl O. Hughes, Tom Baranowski and Mark R. Beauchamp

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:134

    Content type: Research

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  13. Sedentary time is associated with chronic disease and premature mortality. We tested a multilevel workplace intervention with and without sit-stand workstations to reduce sedentary time and lower cardiometabol...

    Authors: Mark A. Pereira, Sarah L. Mullane, Meynard John Lapore Toledo, Miranda L. Larouche, Sarah A. Rydell, Brenna Vuong, Linda H. Feltes, Nathan R. Mitchell, Junia N. de Brito, Kristina Hasanaj, Neil G. Carlson, Glenn A. Gaesser, Noe C. Crespo, J. Michael Oakes and Matthew P. Buman

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:133

    Content type: Research

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  14. The development of empirically-grounded policies to change the obesogenic nature of urban environment has been impeded by limited, inconclusive evidence of the link between food environments, dietary behaviors...

    Authors: Shin Bin Tan and Mariana Arcaya

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:132

    Content type: Research

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  15. The aim of this study was to gain consensus on an evidence informed physical activity policy template for early childhood education and care (ECEC) and determine best-practice dissemination and implementation ...

    Authors: Hayley E. Christian, Donna Cross, Michael Rosenberg, Jasper Schipperijn, Trevor Shilton, Georgina Trapp, Stewart G. Trost, Andrea Nathan, Clover Maitland, Ashleigh Thornton, Elizabeth J. Wenden and Phoebe George

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:131

    Content type: Research

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  16. Early adulthood is a period of rapid personal development when individuals experience major life transitions (e.g. leaving the parental home, leaving education, beginning employment, cohabitation and parenthoo...

    Authors: Eleanor M. Winpenny, Megan R. Winkler, Jan Stochl, Esther M. F. van Sluijs, Nicole Larson and Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:130

    Content type: Research

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  17. Step-count monitors (pedometers, body-worn trackers and smartphone applications) can increase walking, helping to tackle physical inactivity. We aimed to assess the effect of step-count monitors on physical ac...

    Authors: Umar A. R. Chaudhry, Charlotte Wahlich, Rebecca Fortescue, Derek G. Cook, Rachel Knightly and Tess Harris

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:129

    Content type: Review

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  18. Exercise has emerged as a promising therapy for people with cancer. Novel programs have been developed to translate research into practice; however, implementation barriers have limited their success in part b...

    Authors: Mary A. Kennedy, Sara Bayes, Robert U. Newton, Yvonne Zissiadis, Nigel A. Spry, Dennis R. Taaffe, Nicolas H. Hart, Michael Davis, Aileen Eiszele and Daniel A. Galvão

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:128

    Content type: Research

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  19. E- and m-health interventions are promising to change health behaviour. Many of these interventions use a large variety of behaviour change techniques (BCTs), but it’s not known which BCTs or which combination...

    Authors: Helene Schroé, Delfien Van Dyck, Annick De Paepe, Louise Poppe, Wen Wei Loh, Maïté Verloigne, Tom Loeys, Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij and Geert Crombez

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:127

    Content type: Research

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  20. Researchers applying compositional data analysis to time-use data (e.g., time spent in physical behaviors) often face the problem of zeros, that is, recordings of zero time spent in any of the studied behavior...

    Authors: Charlotte Lund Rasmussen, Javier Palarea-Albaladejo, Melker Staffan Johansson, Patrick Crowley, Matthew Leigh Stevens, Nidhi Gupta, Kristina Karstad and Andreas Holtermann

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:126

    Content type: Methodology

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  21. Characteristics of the neighborhood built environment are associated with physical activity (PA). However, few studies with representative samples have examined environmental correlates of domain-specific PA i...

    Authors: Gerson Ferrari, André Oliveira Werneck, Danilo Rodrigues da Silva, Irina Kovalskys, Georgina Gómez, Attilio Rigotti, Lilia Yadira Cortés Sanabria, Martha Yépez García, Rossina G. Pareja, Marianella Herrera-Cuenca, Ioná Zalcman Zimberg, Viviana Guajardo, Michael Pratt, Carlos Cristi-Montero, Fernando Rodríguez-Rodríguez, Adilson Marques…

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:125

    Content type: Research

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  22. Literature focusing on youth has reported limited evidence and non-conclusive associations between neighborhood walkability measures and active commuting to and from school (ACS). Moreover, there is a lack of ...

    Authors: Javier Molina-García, Sergio Campos, Xavier García-Massó, Manuel Herrador-Colmenero, Patricia Gálvez-Fernández, Daniel Molina-Soberanes, Ana Queralt and Palma Chillón

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:124

    Content type: Research

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  23. Investigation of physical activity and dietary behaviors across locations can inform “setting-specific” health behavior interventions and improve understanding of contextual vulnerabilities to poor health. Thi...

    Authors: Adrian Ortega, Carolina M. Bejarano, Christopher C. Cushing, Vincent S. Staggs, Amy E. Papa, Chelsea Steel, Robin P. Shook, Debra K. Sullivan, Sarah C. Couch, Terry L. Conway, Brian E. Saelens, Karen Glanz, Lawrence D. Frank, Kelli L. Cain, Jacqueline Kerr, Jasper Schipperijn…

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:123

    Content type: Research

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  24. This meta-analysis evaluated the safety, feasibility and effect of exercise among individuals with colorectal cancer.

    Authors: Benjamin Singh, Sandra C. Hayes, Rosalind R. Spence, Megan L. Steele, Guillaume Y. Millet and Laurent Gergele

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:122

    Content type: Review

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  25. Garden-based interventions show promise for improving not only child nutrition, but other indicators of child health. Yet, existing systematic reviews of garden-based interventions often focus on one particula...

    Authors: Kara R. Skelton, Chenery Lowe, Daniel A. Zaltz and Sara E. Benjamin-Neelon

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:121

    Content type: Review

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  26. This study assessed the feasibility and acceptability of FRESH (Families Reporting Every Step to Health), a theory-based child-led family physical activity (PA) intervention delivered online. We also assessed ...

    Authors: Justin M. Guagliano, Sofie M. Armitage, Helen Elizabeth Brown, Emma Coombes, Francesco Fusco, Claire Hughes, Andrew P. Jones, Katie L. Morton and Esther M. F. van Sluijs

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:120

    Content type: Research

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  27. Cardiovascular implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) with physical activity (PA) recording function can continuously and automatically collect patients’ long-term PA data. The dose-response association of imp...

    Authors: Xiaoyao Li, Shuang Zhao, Keping Chen, Wei Hua, Yangang Su, Jiefu Yang, Zhaoguang Liang, Wei Xu and Shu Zhang

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:119

    Content type: Research

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  28. The food stores within residential environments are increasingly investigated as a possible mechanism driving food behaviours and health outcomes. Whilst increased emphasis is being placed on the type of study...

    Authors: Lukar E. Thornton, Karen E. Lamb and Simon R. White

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:118

    Content type: Debate

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  29. There is increasing concern about the time people spend in sedentary behaviour, including screen time, leisure and occupational sitting. The number of both primary research studies (published trials) and revie...

    Authors: Phuong Nguyen, Long Khanh-Dao Le, Dieu Nguyen, Lan Gao, David W. Dunstan and Marj Moodie

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:117

    Content type: Review

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  30. Evidence on current, national physical activity (PA) and sedentary behaviour (SB) policies is limited. We, therefore, analysed availability, comprehensiveness, implementation, and effectiveness of PA and SB po...

    Authors: Bojana Klepac Pogrmilovic, Andrea Ramirez Varela, Michael Pratt, Karen Milton, Adrian Bauman, Stuart J. H. Biddle and Zeljko Pedisic

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:116

    Content type: Research

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  31. Fiscal policies are used to promote a healthier diet; however, there is still a call for real-world evaluations of taxes on unhealthy foods and beverages. We aimed to evaluate the effect of an abrupt increase,...

    Authors: Bente Øvrebø, Torleif B. Halkjelsvik, Jørgen R. Meisfjord, Elling Bere and Rannveig K. Hart

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:115

    Content type: Research

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  32. Physical activity and sedentary behavior are related with psycho-social variables among youth, however its relationship with bullying victimization is unclear. The aim of the study was to clarify the associati...

    Authors: Antonio García-Hermoso, Ignacio Hormazabal-Aguayo, Xavier Oriol-Granado, Omar Fernández-Vergara and Borja del Pozo Cruz

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:114

    Content type: Review

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  33. Insufficient physical activity is a global public health concern. Research indicates incentives can increase physical activity levels of children but has not tested whether incentives targeted at children can ...

    Authors: Eric Andrew Finkelstein, Robyn Su May Lim, Dianne Stanton Ward and Kelly R. Evenson

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:113

    Content type: Research

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  34. This individual patient data (IPD) meta-analysis aimed to investigate socioeconomic inequalities in effectiveness on healthy behavior of, and compliance to, workplace health promotion programs.

    Authors: Pieter Coenen, Suzan J. W. Robroek, Allard J. van der Beek, Cécile R. L. Boot, Frank J. van Lenthe, Alex Burdorf and Karen M. Oude Hengel

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:112

    Content type: Review

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  35. Prolonged sitting time is a risk factor for chronic disease, yet recent global surveillance is not well described. The aims were to clarify: (i) the countries that have collected country-level data on self-rep...

    Authors: M. Mclaughlin, A. J. Atkin, L. Starr, A. Hall, L. Wolfenden, R. Sutherland, J. Wiggers, A. Ramirez, P. Hallal, M. Pratt, B. M. Lynch and K. Wijndaele

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:111

    Content type: Review

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  36. Mothers from socioeconomically disadvantaged neighbourhoods are at elevated risk of physical inactivity and high levels of screen time. Yet, little is known regarding the social ecological factors that are lon...

    Authors: Kylie A. Morris, Lauren Arundell, Verity Cleland and Megan Teychenne

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:110

    Content type: Research

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  37. This study aims to investigate the relationship between post-diagnosis physical activity and mortality in patients with selected noncommunicable diseases, including breast cancer, lung cancer, type 2 diabetes,...

    Authors: Wolfgang Geidl, Sabrina Schlesinger, Eriselda Mino, Lorena Miranda and Klaus Pfeifer

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:109

    Content type: Review

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  38. High levels of sedentary behavior and low physical activity are associated with poor health, and the cognitive determinants of these behaviors in children and adolescents are not well understood. To address th...

    Authors: S. Nicole Fearnbach, Corby K. Martin, Steven B. Heymsfield, Amanda E. Staiano, Robert L. Newton Jr, Alex C. Garn, Neil M. Johannsen, Daniel S. Hsia, Owen T. Carmichael, Sreekrishna Ramakrishnapillai, Kori B. Murray, John E. Blundell and Graham Finlayson

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:108

    Content type: Methodology

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  39. Evaluation of physical activity interventions is vital to inform, and justify, evidence-based policy and practice to support population-wide changes in physical activity. Several evaluation frameworks and guid...

    Authors: Judith F. Fynn, Wendy Hardeman, Karen Milton, Joseph Murphy and Andy Jones

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:107

    Content type: Review

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  40. Time spent in physical activity (PA), sedentary behaviour (SB), and sleep always takes up the whole day. New public health guidelines combining recommendations for PA, SB, and sleep have been issued in several...

    Authors: Nucharapon Liangruenrom, Dorothea Dumuid, Melinda Craike, Stuart J. H. Biddle and Zeljko Pedisic

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:106

    Content type: Research

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  41. The aim of the current study was to evaluate the one- and two-year effectiveness of the KEIGAAF intervention, a school-based mutual adaptation intervention, on the BMI z-score (primary outcome), and energy bal...

    Authors: Sacha R. B. Verjans-Janssen, Sanne M. P. L. Gerards, Stef P. J. Kremers, Steven B. Vos, Maria W. J. Jansen and Dave H. H. Van Kann

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:105

    Content type: Research

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  42. To examine compositional associations between short sleep duration and sedentary behavior (SB), light physical activity (LPA) and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) among children and adolescents.

    Authors: Aleš Gába, Jan Dygrýn, Nikola Štefelová, Lukáš Rubín, Karel Hron, Lukáš Jakubec and Željko Pedišić

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:104

    Content type: Research

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  43. Behavioural interventions may increase social inequalities in health. This study aimed to project the equity impact of physical activity interventions that have differential effectiveness across education grou...

    Authors: Johanna-Katharina Schönbach, Gabriele Bolte, Gesa Czwikla, Kristin Manz, Monika Mensing, Saskia Muellmann, Claudia Voelcker-Rehage and Stefan K. Lhachimi

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:103

    Content type: Research

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  44. Multi-country studies examining trends in sedentary behaviors among adolescents have mainly focused on high-income or Western countries, and almost no data exists for the rest of the world. Thus, this study ai...

    Authors: Mireia Felez-Nobrega, Lauren B. Raine, Josep Maria Haro, Katrien Wijndaele and Ai Koyanagi

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:102

    Content type: Research

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  45. Few studies have examined relationships between physical activity (PA) during mid-age and health costs in women. The aim of this study was to investigate associations between PA levels and trajectories over 12...

    Authors: Grace A. O. Gomes, Wendy J. Brown, Jamile S. Codogno and Gregore I. Mielke

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:101

    Content type: Research

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  46. ‘Physical Activity 4 Everyone’ (PA4E1) was an efficacious multi-component school-based physical activity (PA) program targeting adolescents. PA4E1 has seven PA practices. It is essential to scale-up, evaluate ...

    Authors: Rachel Sutherland, Elizabeth Campbell, Matthew McLaughlin, Nicole Nathan, Luke Wolfenden, David R. Lubans, Philip J. Morgan, Karen Gillham, Chris Oldmeadow, Andrew Searles, Penny Reeves, Mandy Williams, Nicole Kajons, Andrew Bailey, James Boyer, Christophe Lecathelinais…

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:100

    Content type: Research

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  47. Technological progress has enabled the provision of personalised feedback across multiple dimensions of physical activity that are important for health. Whether this multidimensional approach supports physical...

    Authors: Oliver J. Peacock, Max J. Western, Alan M. Batterham, Enhad A. Chowdhury, Afroditi Stathi, Martyn Standage, Alan Tapp, Paul Bennett and Dylan Thompson

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:99

    Content type: Research

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  48. Evidence on what strategies - or combination of strategies - are most effective and equitable in promoting healthier diets is needed. This study examined the efficacy of nudging and pricing strategies on incre...

    Authors: Jody C. Hoenink, Joreintje D. Mackenbach, Wilma Waterlander, Jeroen Lakerveld, Nynke van der Laan and Joline W. J. Beulens

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:98

    Content type: Research

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  49. Evidence is suggestive of sedentary behaviour being associated with an increased risk of endometrial cancer, but the evidence base is too limited to draw any conclusions for other cancers. The aim of the study...

    Authors: Ruth F. Hunter, Jennifer M. Murray and Helen G. Coleman

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:97

    Content type: Research

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  50. Previous research has reported associations between features of the residential built environment and physical activity but these studies have mainly been cross-sectional, limiting inference. This paper examin...

    Authors: Christelle Clary, Daniel Lewis, Elizabeth Limb, Claire M. Nightingale, Bina Ram, Angie S. Page, Ashley R. Cooper, Anne Ellaway, Billie Giles-Corti, Peter H. Whincup, Alicja R. Rudnicka, Derek G. Cook, Christopher G. Owen and Steven Cummins

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2020 17:96

    Content type: Research

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