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Associations between obesogenic risk and depressive symptomatology in Australian adolescents: a cross-sectional study.

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BACKGROUND: Depression and obesity are significant health concerns currently facing adolescents worldwide. This paper investigates the associations between obesity and related risk behaviours and depressive symptomatology in an Australian adolescent population. METHODS: Data from the Australian Capital Territory It's Your Move project, an Australian community-based intervention project were used. In 2012, 800 students (440 females, 360 males) aged 11-14 years (M=13.11 years, SD=0.62 years), f...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/jech-2013-203562

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Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M More by this author
Skouteris, H More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
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Journal:
Journal of epidemiology and community health
Volume:
68
Issue:
8
Pages:
767-772
Publication date:
2014-08-05
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EISSN:
1470-2738
ISSN:
0143-005X
URN:
uuid:7a330747-74b2-4488-a221-fc11df1d7ffb
Source identifiers:
462151
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pubs:462151

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