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Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe: Findings from the I.Family Study

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Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe : Findings from the I.Family Study. / I.Family Consortium; Gwozdz, Wencke; Nie, Peng; Sousa-Poza, Alfonso ; DeHenauw, Stefaan; Felső, Regina; Hebestreit, Antje; Iguacel, Isabel; Lissner, Lauren; Lauria, Fabio; Page, Angie; Reisch, Lucia A.; Tornaritis, Michael; Veidebaum, Toomas; Williams, Garrath David; Foraita, Ronja.

In: Kyklos, Vol. 72, No. 2, 01.05.2019, p. 270-296.

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I.Family Consortium, Gwozdz, W, Nie, P, Sousa-Poza, A, DeHenauw, S, Felső, R, Hebestreit, A, Iguacel, I, Lissner, L, Lauria, F, Page, A, Reisch, LA, Tornaritis, M, Veidebaum, T, Williams, GD & Foraita, R 2019, 'Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe: Findings from the I.Family Study', Kyklos, vol. 72, no. 2, pp. 270-296. https://doi.org/10.1111/kykl.12197

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I.Family Consortium, Gwozdz, W., Nie, P., Sousa-Poza, A., DeHenauw, S., Felső, R., Hebestreit, A., Iguacel, I., Lissner, L., Lauria, F., Page, A., Reisch, L. A., Tornaritis, M., Veidebaum, T., Williams, G. D., & Foraita, R. (2019). Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe: Findings from the I.Family Study. Kyklos, 72(2), 270-296. https://doi.org/10.1111/kykl.12197

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I.Family Consortium, Gwozdz W, Nie P, Sousa-Poza A, DeHenauw S, Felső R et al. Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe: Findings from the I.Family Study. Kyklos. 2019 May 1;72(2):270-296. https://doi.org/10.1111/kykl.12197

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I.Family Consortium ; Gwozdz, Wencke ; Nie, Peng ; Sousa-Poza, Alfonso ; DeHenauw, Stefaan ; Felső, Regina ; Hebestreit, Antje ; Iguacel, Isabel ; Lissner, Lauren ; Lauria, Fabio ; Page, Angie ; Reisch, Lucia A. ; Tornaritis, Michael ; Veidebaum, Toomas ; Williams, Garrath David ; Foraita, Ronja. / Peer Effects on Weight Status, Dietary Behaviour and Physical Activity among Adolescents in Europe : Findings from the I.Family Study. In: Kyklos. 2019 ; Vol. 72, No. 2. pp. 270-296.

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abstract = "This study uses survey data from the I.Family Study to investigate the association between adolescent and peer overweight in a sample of adolescents aged 12–16 from six European countries. We find clear evidence of peer effects on body mass index, waist circumference, and body fat, which are stronger among adolescents at the upper end of overweight distribution. We also provide evidence that both consumption of less healthy foods and time spent in leisure time physical activity and audio‐visual media are positively associated with similar behaviours among friends. These observations may suggest that peer effects on adolescent overweight operate by influencing friends{\textquoteright} behaviour patterns, especially unhealthy food consumption and physical (in)activity.",
author = "{I.Family Consortium} and Wencke Gwozdz and Peng Nie and Alfonso Sousa-Poza and Stefaan DeHenauw and Regina Fels{\H o} and Antje Hebestreit and Isabel Iguacel and Lauren Lissner and Fabio Lauria and Angie Page and Reisch, {Lucia A.} and Michael Tornaritis and Toomas Veidebaum and Williams, {Garrath David} and Ronja Foraita",
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