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Children and obesity: a pan-European project examining the role of food marketing

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Background: Rising levels of obesity in school-age children across Europe are causing increasing concern. The 'Children, Obesity and associated avoidable Chronic Diseases' project sought to examine the effects of promotion within food marketing, given the influential role it plays in children's diets. Method: A questionnaire and data-collection protocol was designed for the national co-ordinators, facilitating standardized responses. Co-ordinators collected data from within 20 European Union ...

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Peer review status:
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10.1093/eurpub/ckm015

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Research group:
British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
European Journal of Public Health More from this journal
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Pages:
7-11
Publication date:
2008-02-01
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EISSN:
1464-360X
ISSN:
1101-1262
Language:
English
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ora:3811
Deposit date:
2010-05-25

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