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Does the availability of snack foods in supermarkets vary internationally?

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BACKGROUND: Cross-country differences in dietary behaviours and obesity rates have been previously reported. Consumption of energy-dense snack foods and soft drinks are implicated as contributing to weight gain, however little is known about how the availability of these items within supermarkets varies internationally. This study assessed variations in the display of snack foods and soft drinks within a sample of supermarkets across eight countries. METHODS: Within-store audits were used to...

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10.1186/1479-5868-10-56

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international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity More from this journal
Volume:
10
Issue:
1
Pages:
56
Publication date:
2013-01-01
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1479-5868
ISSN:
1479-5868
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English
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pubs:400727
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uuid:fd80bc8a-8328-43a9-a410-702e2e2d1ea0
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pubs:400727
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400727
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2013-11-16

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