Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2010, Article ID 785649, 9 pages
Research Article

Dietary Intake and Physical Activity of Normal Weight and Overweight/Obese Adolescents

1National Institute for Food and Nutrition Research, Via Ardeatina, 546, 00178 Rome, Italy
2Department of Prevention—Nutrition Unit, Local Health Authority RMB, Via B. Bardanzellu, 8, 00155 Rome, Italy
3Institute of Social Affairs, Via P. S. Mancini, 28, 00196 Rome, Italy
4Study Group of Pediatrics Hypertension, Via P. S. Mancini, 28, 00196 Rome, Italy

Received 9 December 2009; Accepted 28 March 2010

Academic Editor: Mutasim Abu-Hasan

Copyright © 2010 Dina D'Addesa 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.

Citations to this Article [11 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Marta Krenz-Niedbala, Elzbieta A. Puch, and Krzysztof Koscinski, “Season of Birth and Subsequent Body Size: The Potential Role of Prenatal Vitamin D,” American Journal Of Human Biology, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 190–200, 2011. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • G. Antonogeorgos, D. B. Panagiotakos, A. Papadimitriou, K. N. Priftis, M. Anthracopoulos, and P. Nicolaidou, “Breakfast consumption and meal frequency interaction with childhood obesity,” Pediatric Obesity, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 65–72, 2011. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Hazzaa M. Al-Hazzaa, Nada A. Abahussain, Hana I. Al-Sobayel, Dina M. Qahwaji, and Abdulrahman O. Musaiger, “Lifestyle factors associated with overweight and obesity among Saudi adolescents,” Bmc Public Health, vol. 12, 2012. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Janice M Rueda, and Pramod Khosla, “Impact of breakfasts (with or without eggs) on body weight regulation and blood lipids in university students over a 14-week semester.,” Nutrients, vol. 5, no. 12, pp. 5097–113, 2013. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Marina Djordjevic-Nikic, Milivoj Dopsaj, and Ana Veskovic, “Nutritional and physical activity behaviours and habits in adolescent population of Belgrade,” Vojnosanitetski Pregled, vol. 70, no. 6, pp. 548–554, 2013. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Carol E. O'Neil, Carol Byrd-Bredbenner, Dayle Hayes, Laura Jana, Sylvia E. Klinger, and Susan Stephenson-Martin, “The Role of Breakfast in Health: Definition and Criteria for a Quality Breakfast,” Journal Of The Academy Of Nutrition And Dietetics, vol. 114, no. 12, pp. S8–S26, 2014. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • E. Menghetti, P. Strisciuglio, A. Spagnolo, M. Carletti, G. Paciotti, G. Muzzi, M. Beltemacchi, D. Concolino, M. Strambi, and A. Rosano, “Hypertension and obesity in Italian school children: The role of diet, lifestyle and family history,” Nutrition Metabolism And Cardiovascular Diseases, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 602–607, 2015. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Mohamed A Talat, and Eman El Shahat, “Prevalence of overweight and obesity among preparatory school adolescents in Urban Sharkia Governorate, Egypt,” Egyptian Pediatric Association Gazette, 2015. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Lijuan Zhang, Lorraine Cordeiro, Jinghua Liu, and Yunsheng Ma, “The Association between Breakfast Skipping and Body Weight, Nutrient Intake, and Metabolic Measures among Participants with Metabolic Syndrome,” Nutrients, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 384, 2017. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Lisa Ha Barstad, Pétur B. Júlíusson, Line Kristin Johnson, Jens Kristoffer Hertel, Samira Lekhal, and Jøran Hjelmesæth, “Gender-related differences in cardiometabolic risk factors and lifestyle behaviors in treatment-seeking adolescents with severe obesity,” BMC Pediatrics, vol. 18, no. 1, 2018. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar
  • Amier Haidar, Nalini Ranjit, Natalie Archer, and Deanna M. Hoelscher, “Parental and peer social support is associated with healthier physical activity behaviors in adolescents: a cross-sectional analysis of Texas School Physical Activity and Nutrition (TX SPAN) data,” BMC Public Health, vol. 19, no. 1, 2019. View at PublisherView at Google Scholar