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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 of ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1038/ijo.2012.127

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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
092731
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Name:
Medical Research Council
Grant:
U105960389
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Name:
World Cancer Research Fund
Grant:
2008/31
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Journal:
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Volume:
36
Pages:
1299–1305
Publication date:
2012-08-07
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EISSN:
1476-5497
ISSN:
0307-0565
Language:
English
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uuid:67b72ffe-31be-4dc1-b31d-11d28d267606
Local pid:
pubs:417975
Source identifiers:
417975
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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