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  1. Young women are a group at high risk of weight gain. This study examined a range of perceived personal, social and environmental barriers to physical activity and healthy eating for weight maintenance among yo...

    Authors: Sari Andajani-Sutjahjo, Kylie Ball, Narelle Warren, Victoria Inglis and David Crawford

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:15

    Content type: Research

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  2. The assumption that lifestyles formed early in life track into adulthood has been used to justify the targeting of health promotion programmes towards children and adolescents. The aim of the current study was...

    Authors: Colin Boreham, Paula J Robson, Alison M Gallagher, Gordon W Cran, J Maurice Savage and Liam J Murray

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:14

    Content type: Research

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  3. Very little is known about the correlates of adoption and maintenance of vigorous exercise. The purpose of this study was to understand the sociodemographic correlates of exercise adoption and maintenance in a...

    Authors: Kerri N Boutelle, Robert W Jeffery and Simone A French

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:13

    Content type: Research

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  4. The purpose of this study was to analyze pretreatment predictors of short-term weight loss in Portuguese overweight and obese women involved in a weight management program. Behavioral and psychosocial predicto...

    Authors: Pedro J Teixeira, António L Palmeira, Teresa L Branco, Sandra S Martins, Cláudia S Minderico, José T Barata, Analiza M Silva and Luís B Sardinha

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:12

    Content type: Research

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  5. Theoretical and practical innovations are needed if we are to advance efforts to persuade and enable people to make healthy changes in their behavior. In this paper, I propose that progress in our understandin...

    Authors: Alexander J Rothman

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:11

    Content type: Debate

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  6. Aboriginal children in Canada are at increased risk for type 2 diabetes. Given that physical inactivity is an important modifiable risk factor for type 2 diabetes, prevention efforts targeting Aboriginal child...

    Authors: Lucie Lévesque, Margaret Cargo and Jon Salsberg

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:8

    Content type: Research

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  7. Recent research and commentary contends that ecological approaches may be particularly useful for understanding and promoting physical activity participation in various settings including the workplace. Yet wi...

    Authors: Tricia R Prodaniuk, Ronald C Plotnikoff, John C Spence and Phillip M Wilson

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:7

    Content type: Research

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  8. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is usually caused by high levels of many risk factors simultaneously over many years. Therefore, it is of great interest to study if subjects stay within rank order over time in bo...

    Authors: Lars Bo Andersen, Henriette Hasselstrøm, Vivian Grønfeldt, Stig Eiberg Hansen and Froberg Karsten

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:6

    Content type: Research

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  9. Food group intakes by US children are below recommendations and micronutrient inadequacies have been reported. There are few longitudinal data that focus on developmental changes in food and nutrient intake fr...

    Authors: Michelle L Mannino, Yoonna Lee, Diane C Mitchell, Helen Smiciklas-Wright and Leann L Birch

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:5

    Content type: Research

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  10. Physical activity is increasingly recognized as an important factor influencing health and disease status. Total energy expenditure, both low-intensity and high-intensity, contributes to maintenance of healthy...

    Authors: Linda Dong, Gladys Block and Shelly Mandel

    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2004 1:4

    Content type: Research

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