ERIC Number: EJ350402
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
The Relationship of Television Viewing to Physical Fitness and Obesity.
Tucker, Larry A.
Adolescence, v21 n84 p797-806 Win 1986
Determined the extent to which light, moderate, and heavy television viewing relates to multiple measures of obesity and physical fitness among high school males (N=379). Showed that light television viewers scored significantly better than heavy viewers on a composite fitness index. Light viewers were not significantly less obese than moderate or heavy viewers. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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