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Identification of a dietary pattern prospectively associated with increased adiposity during childhood and adolescence.

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BACKGROUND: Specific dietary risk factors for excess adiposity in young people are poorly understood. However, studies in adults suggest dietary energy density, fat and fibre are critical dietary factors. OBJECTIVE: To examine longitudinal relationships between a dietary pattern (DP) characterised by dietary energy density, % total energy from fat and fibre density and fat mass (FM) in children from 7 to 15 years of age. DESIGN: Subjects were 6772 children from the UK Avon Longitudinal Study ...

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10.1038/ijo.2012.127

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Journal:
International journal of obesity (2005) More from this journal
Volume:
36
Issue:
10
Pages:
1299-1305
Publication date:
2012-10-01
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EISSN:
1476-5497
ISSN:
0307-0565

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