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Sosial ulikhet i helse og læring blant barn og unge. Resultater fra den landsrepresentative spørreskjemaundersøkelsen "Helsevaner blant skoleelever. En WHO-undersøkelse i flere land"
(HEMIL-senteret, Universitetet i Bergen, 2012)
Sustainable prevention of obesity through integrated strategies: The SPOTLIGHT project’s conceptual framework and design
(BioMed Central, 2012-09-17)
Background: The prevalence of overweight and obesity in Europe is high. It is a major cause of the overall rates of many of the main chronic (or non communicable) diseases in this region and is characterized by an unequal ...
Gendered leisure activity behavior among Norwegian adolescents across different socio-economic status groups
(University of Victoria, 2012)
The present paper explores gendered behavior based on participation patterns of leisure activities among adolescents across socio-economic status (SES) groups, aiming to increase knowledge and understanding of how gender ...
Trends in Food Habits and Their Relation to Socioeconomic Status among Nordic Adolescents 2001/2002 - 2009/2010
(Public Library of Science, 2016-02-09)
Background: In the Nordic countries, substantial policy and intervention efforts have been made to increase adolescents' consumption of fruit and vegetables and to reduce their intake of sweets and soft drinks. Some ...
The assessment of ongoing community-based interventions to prevent obesity: lessons learned
(BioMed Central, 2015-03-04)
Background The assessment of real-life, community-based interventions to tackle obesity is an important step in the development of effective policies. Especially multi-level interventions have a high likely effectiveness ...
Basic Psychological Need Satisfaction in Leisure Activities and Adolescents’ Life Satisfaction
(Springer US, 2012-12)
Participation in leisure activities is an important arena for the positive psychological development of adolescents. The present study set out to examine the relationship between adolescents’ satisfaction of the ...
Changes from 1986 to 2006 in reasons for liking leisure-time physical activity among adolescents
Reasons for participating in physical activity (PA) may have changed in accordance with the general modernization of society. The aim is to examine changes in self-reported reasons for liking leisure-time physical activity ...
Are associations between electronic media use and BMI different across levels of physical activity?
(BioMed Central, 2015-05-19)
Background The use of electronic media has been found to be a risk factor for higher BMI and for being overweight. Physical activity has been found to be associated with lower BMI and lower risk for being overweight. ...
Physical environmental characteristics and individual interests as correlates of physical activity in Norwegian secondary schools: the Health Behaviour in School-Aged Children study
(BioMed Central, 2008-09-29)
Background: The school has been identified as a key arena for physical activity promotion for young people. Effective change of physical activity behaviour requires identification of consistent and modifiable correlates. ...
A school based study of time trends in food habits and their relation to socio-economic status among Norwegian adolescents, 2001–2009
(BioMed Central, 2014-09-25)
Background: In recent years, adolescents’ food habits have become a major source of concern, and substantial policy and intervention efforts have been made to influence adolescents to consume more fruit and vegetables ...