What is the relationship between snacking and body weight? (DGAC 2010)
Limited and inconsistent evidence suggests that snacking is associated with increased body weight.
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What is the relationship between snacking and body weight in adults?
Conduct considerable new research on other behaviors that might influence eating practices. Rationale: We need to know more about child feeding practices, family influences, peer influences, etc. and what can improve them.
Search Plan and Results
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