Moderating effects of family environment on overweight/obese adolescents' dietary behaviours

Nicole S. Carbert, Mariana Brussoni, Josie Geller, Louise Mâsse
The familial environment can influence adolescents' risk for obesity. However, we do not fully understand the mechanisms through which parents can influence overweight/obese adolescents' dietary behaviours, specifically whether parenting practices (e.g., rules or routines) and/or their own dietary behaviours are associated with their overweight/obese adolescent's dietary quality. Objectives This study examined whether parenting practices and/or parental modeling of dietary quality are
more » ... ality are associated with overweight/obese adolescents' dietary quality while considering the moderating effects of parenting styles and family functioning.
doi:10.14288/1.0395944 fatcat:vmgh2koejncwrp26pjrgayiqxi