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Journal of Obesity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 715618, 7 pages
The Associations of Parenting Factors with Adolescent Body Mass Index in an Underserved Population
1Department of Clinical & Health Psychology, University of Florida, P.O. Box 100165, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
2Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
3Texas Prevention Institute, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
Received 16 December 2012; Revised 6 April 2013; Accepted 22 April 2013
Academic Editor: Reza Majdzadeh
Copyright © 2013 Elizabeth M. Schneider et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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