Lifestyle Triple P: a parenting intervention for childhood obesity

January 2012
BMC Public Health;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p267
Academic Journal
The article presents a study which examines the effectiveness of the Lifestyle Triple P parenting intervention program for the prevention of obesity in overweight children aged four to eight years in the Netherlands. The study conducted a randomized controlled trial to identify the outcomes of the parent-based intervention program with respect to childhood obesity prevention. It suggests that the parenting intervention showed positive effects on the health and dietary behaviors of children.


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