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A dose-response relationship between short sleeping hours and childhood obesity: Results of the Toyama Birth Cohort Study
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Journal Article
Child: Care, Health and Development 28 (2) pg 163-170
Objective: To explore the risk factors for obesity, with a special focus on sleeping habits, in Japanese children. Design: Correlational study. Participants completed a questionnaire. Logistical regression analysis for relationships between parent and child obesity. Subjects and Setting: N=8274 children (n=4194 males and continued
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Age Group:
Adulthood (18 yrs & older), Childhood (birth-12 yrs)
Study Design:
Correlational Study
Source of Funding:
Ministry of Health and Welfare H10-Child-020 and Tokayama Medical Association
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