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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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

  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. Regular physical activity is important for children’s physical and mental health, yet many children do not achieve recommended amounts of physical activity. Dog ownership has been associated with increased phy...

    Authors: Emma K. Adams, Kevin Murray, Stewart G. Trost and Hayley Christian
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:7
  17. The longitudinal associations between physical behaviours and lean muscle mass indices need to be better understood to aid healthy ageing intervention development.

    Authors: Dharani Yerrakalva, Samantha Hajna, Kay-Tee Khaw, Simon J. Griffin and Soren Brage
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:10
  18. Tracking combinations of lifestyle behaviours during childhood (“lifestyle pattern trajectories”) can identify subgroups of children that might benefit from lifestyle interventions aiming to improve health out...

    Authors: Airu Chia, Jia Ying Toh, Padmapriya Natarajan, Shirong Cai, Yi Ying Ong, Alexandra Descarpentrie, Sandrine Lioret, Jonathan Y Bernard, Falk Müller-Riemenschneider, Keith M Godfrey, Kok Hian Tan, Yap Seng Chong, Johan G Eriksson and Mary F-F Chong
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:9
  19. Studies have shown that cancer survivors experience difficulties maintaining physical activity levels after participation in a supervised exercise rehabilitation program. This study aimed to assess the effecti...

    Authors: Anouk T.R. Weemaes, Milou Beelen, Matty P. Weijenberg, Sander M. J. van Kuijk and Antoine F. Lenssen
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:8
  20. We evaluated the dose–response relationship between the level of attendance at the English National Health Service Diabetes Prevention Programme (DPP) and risk of progression to type 2 diabetes amongst individ...

    Authors: Beth Parkinson, Emma McManus, Rachel Meacock and Matt Sutton
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:6
  21. There is limited understanding of the extent to which differences in physical activity across the day and week may be associated with mental wellbeing. Such an understanding is needed for better targeting of i...

    Authors: Abdulwahab D. Alshallal, Olivia Alliott, Soren Brage, Esther M. F. van Sluijs, Paul Wilkinson, Kirsten Corder and Eleanor M. Winpenny
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:5
  22. Women’s physical activity varies across the adult lifespan. However, changes in physical activity among mid-aged women are not well understood. We analysed 21 years of data from women born in 1946–51 to identi...

    Authors: Yuta Nemoto, Wendy J. Brown and Gregore Iven Mielke
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:4
  23. Self-monitoring of dietary intake, physical activity, and weight is a key strategy in behavioral interventions, and some interventions provide self-monitoring feedback to facilitate goal setting and promote en...

    Authors: Rebecca A. Krukowski, Andrea H. Denton and Laura M. König
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:3

    The Correction to this article has been published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:20

  24. Recently, research focus has shifted to the combination of all 24-h movement behaviors (physical activity, sedentary behavior and sleep) instead of each behavior separately. Yet, no reliable and valid proxy-re...

    Authors: Jelle Arts, Mai J. M. Chinapaw, Jessica S. Gubbels, Arnoud P. Verhoeff, Annette Brons, Sanne Veldman, Annelinde Lettink and Teatske M. Altenburg
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:2
  25. It is unclear whether a hypothetical intervention targeting either psychosocial well-being or emotion-driven impulsiveness is more effective in reducing unhealthy food choices. Therefore, we aimed to compare t...

    Authors: Stefanie Do, Vanessa Didelez, Claudia Börnhorst, Juul M.J. Coumans, Lucia A. Reisch, Unna N. Danner, Paola Russo, Toomas Veidebaum, Michael Tornaritis, Dénes Molnár, Monica Hunsberger, Stefaan De Henauw, Luis A. Moreno, Wolfgang Ahrens and Antje Hebestreit
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2024 21:1
  26. Physical activity or biomarker-calibrated energy intake (EI) alone is associated with mortality in older adults; the interaction relationship between the combined use of both factors and mortality has not been...

    Authors: Daiki Watanabe, Tsukasa Yoshida, Yuya Watanabe, Yosuke Yamada, Motohiko Miyachi and Misaka Kimura
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:150
  27. Emerging research suggests that physical activity among children and adolescents decreased during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, a differentiated overview of European youth is lacking. In particular, no syste...

    Authors: Helena Ludwig-Walz, Waldemar Siemens, Sarah Heinisch, Indra Dannheim, Julika Loss and Martin Bujard
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:149
  28. To enhance the impact of interventions, it is important to understand how intervention engagement relates to study outcomes. We report on the level of implementation and engagement with the SMART Work & Life (...

    Authors: Charlotte L Edwardson, Lucy Abell, Alex Clarke-Cornwell, David W Dunstan, Laura J Gray, Genevieve N Healy, Michelle Hadjiconstantinou, Panna Wilson, Benjamin Maylor, Fehmidah Munir and Stuart JH Biddle
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:148
  29. Authors: Atle Kongsvold, Mats Flaaten, Aleksej Logacjov, Eivind Schjelderup Skarpsno, Kerstin Bach, Tom Ivar Lund Nilsen and Paul Jarle Mork
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:147

    The original article was published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:139

  30. The growth of urban dwelling populations globally has led to rapid increases of research and policy initiatives addressing associations between the built environment and physical activity (PA). Given this rapi...

    Authors: Stephanie A. Prince, Justin J. Lang, Margaret de Groh, Hannah Badland, Anthony Barnett, Lori Baugh Littlejohns, Nicholas C. Brandon, Gregory P. Butler, Géna Casu, Ester Cerin, Rachel C. Colley, Louise de Lannoy, Iryna Demchenko, Holly N. Ellingwood, Kelly R. Evenson, Guy Faulkner…
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:144
  31. Highly processed food (HPF) consumption is increasing globally and has become a prominent public health concern. However, the relationship between HPF consumption and food choice values and food literacy is un...

    Authors: Nana Shinozaki, Kentaro Murakami, Xiaoyi Yuan, Ryoko Tajima, Mai Matsumoto, Keiko Asakura, Shizuko Masayasu and Satoshi Sasaki
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:143
  32. A cluster randomised controlled trial demonstrated the effectiveness of the SMART Work & Life (SWAL) behaviour change intervention, with and without a height-adjustable desk, for reducing sitting time in desk-...

    Authors: Charlotte L Edwardson, Benjamin D Maylor, Stuart J H Biddle, Alexandra M Clarke-Cornwell, Stacy A Clemes, Melanie J Davies, David W Dunstan, Malcolm H Granat, Laura J Gray, Michelle Hadjiconstantinou, Genevieve N Healy, Panna Wilson, Fehmidah Munir, Thomas Yates and Helen Eborall
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:142
  33. We previously demonstrated that a heuristic (i.e., evidence-based, rounded yet practical) cadence threshold of ≥ 100 steps/min was associated with absolutely-defined moderate intensity physical activity (i.e.,...

    Authors: Cayla R. McAvoy, Taavy A. Miller, Elroy J. Aguiar, Scott W. Ducharme, Christopher C. Moore, John M. Schuna Jr., Tiago V. Barreira, Colleen J. Chase, Zachary R. Gould, Marcos A. Amalbert-Birriel, Stuart R. Chipkin, John Staudenmayer, Catrine Tudor-Locke, Agnes Bucko and Jose Mora-Gonzalez
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:141
  34. Physical activity referral schemes (PARS) are complex multicomponent interventions that represent a promising healthcare-based concept for physical activity (PA) promotion. This systematic review and narrative...

    Authors: Eriselda Mino, Coral L. Hanson, Inga Naber, Anja Weissenfels, Sheona McHale, Jane Saftig, Sarah Klamroth, Peter Gelius, Karim Abu-Omar, Stephen Whiting, Kremlin Wickramasinghe, Gauden Galea, Klaus Pfeifer and Wolfgang Geidl
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:140
  35. Despite apparent shortcomings such as measurement error and low precision, self-reported sedentary time is still widely used in surveillance and research. The aim of this study was threefold; (i) to examine th...

    Authors: Atle Kongsvold, Mats Flaaten, Aleksej Logacjov, Eivind Schjelderup Skarpsno, Kerstin Bach, Tom Ivar Lund Nilsen and Paul Jarle Mork
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:139

    The Correction to this article has been published in International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:147

  36. Movement behaviours, including physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep have been shown to be associated with several chronic diseases. However, they have not been objectively measured in large-scale ...

    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 2023 20:138
  37. The beneficial effect of acute physical exercise on cognitive performance has been studied in laboratory settings and in long-term longitudinal studies. Less is known about these associations in everyday envir...

    Authors: Tiia Kekäläinen, Martina Luchetti, Antonio Terracciano, Alyssa A. Gamaldo, Jacqueline Mogle, Hephzibah H. Lovett, Justin Brown, Timo Rantalainen, Martin J. Sliwinski and Angelina R. Sutin
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:137
  38. Active travel and school settings are considered ideal for promoting physical activity. However, previous research suggests limited effect of school-based interventions on overall physical activity levels amon...

    Authors: Lena Malnes, Sveinung Berntsen, Elin Kolle, Andreas Ivarsson, Sindre M. Dyrstad, Geir K. Resaland, Runar Solberg and Tommy Haugen
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:136
  39. Physical activity (PA) is critical for disease prevention and maintaining functional ability with aging. Despite this, as many as 50% of older adults in populations worldwide are considered insufficiently acti...

    Authors: Cassandra D’Amore, Stephanie Saunders, Neera Bhatnagar, Lauren E. Griffith, Julie Richardson and Marla K. Beauchamp
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:135
  40. To determine rates of compliance (i.e., supervised intervention attendance) and adherence (i.e., unsupervised physical activity completion) to high-intensity interval training (HIIT) among insufficiently activ...

    Authors: Alexandre Santos, Kyra Braaten, Megan MacPherson, Diego Vasconcellos, Mathew Vis-Dunbar, Chris Lonsdale, David Lubans and Mary E. Jung
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:134
  41. Eating frequency may affect body weight and cardiometabolic health. Intervention trials and observational studies have both indicated that high- and low-frequency eating can be associated with better health ou...

    Authors: Paul Blazey, Alireza Habibi, Nejat Hassen, Daniel Friedman, Karim M. Khan and Clare L. Ardern
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:133
  42. Healthy eating and active living policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) changes are implemented across the United States through Cooperative Extension. However, translating multisector PSE changes to practic...

    Authors: Bailey Houghtaling, Laura Balis, Nila Pradhananga, Melissa Cater and Denise Holston
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:132
  43. Living alone without someone to cook meals for them can happen more frequently in aging due to bereavement, divorce, or other family changes. Health risks to older adults due to poor cooking skills may be more...

    Authors: Yukako Tani, Takeo Fujiwara, Tatsuhiko Anzai and Katsunori Kondo
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:131
  44. Several previous studies have shown that excessive screen time is associated with an increased prevalence of dementia, Parkinson’s disease (PD), and depression. However, the results have been inconsistent. Thi...

    Authors: Hanzhang Wu, Yeqing Gu, Wenxiu Du, Ge Meng, Hongmei Wu, Shunming Zhang, Xuena Wang, Juanjuan Zhang, Yaogang Wang, Tao Huang and Kaijun Niu
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:130
  45. The use of health technologies and gamification to promote physical activity has increasingly been examined, representing an opportunistic method for harnessing social support inherent within existing social t...

    Authors: Courtney M. Monroe, Bo Cai, Sarah Edney, Danielle E. Jake-Schoffman, Keith Brazendale, Agnes Bucko, Bridget Armstrong, Chih-Hsiang Yang and Gabrielle Turner-McGrievy
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:129
  46. Preventing weight regain can only be achieved by sustained changes in energy balance-related behaviors that are associated with weight, such as diet and physical activity. Changes in motivation and self-regula...

    Authors: António L. Palmeira, Marta M. Marques, David Sánchez-Oliva, Jorge Encantado, Inês Santos, Cristiana Duarte, Marcela Matos, Almudena Carneiro-Barrera, Sofus C. Larsen, Graham Horgan, Falko F. Sniehotta, Pedro J. Teixeira, R. James Stubbs and Berit L. Heitmann
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:128
  47. How time is allocated influences health. However, any increase in time allocated to one behaviour must be offset by a decrease in others. Recently, studies have used compositional data analysis (CoDA) to estim...

    Authors: Aaron Miatke, Tim Olds, Carol Maher, Francois Fraysse, Maddison L Mellow, Ashleigh E Smith, Zeljko Pedisic, Jozo Grgic and Dorothea Dumuid
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:127
  48. Lifestyle interventions that target dietary and/or physical activity behaviours may impact cancer-related fatigue in cancer survivors. Changing lifestyle may be especially difficult for cancer survivors suffer...

    Authors: Judith de Vries-ten Have, Renate M. Winkels, Ellen Kampman and Laura H.H. Winkens
    Citation: International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2023 20:126