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ERIC Number: EJ953506
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Aug
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
ISSN: ISSN-1077-5315
Review of Healthy, Happy Families
Helfrich, Christine M.; Fetsch, Robert J.; Jefferson, Gisele
Journal of Extension, v49 n4 Article 4TOT10 Aug 2011
The number of obese children has nearly tripled in the past 30 years. Research has identified a clear connection between parental income, education, ethnicity, and the risk for obesity. Recent research demonstrates that parenting style may also impact the ability to establish healthy eating environments. This article reviews a program, currently being piloted, that integrates parenting and nutrition--Healthy, Happy Families.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Adult Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California