- Body satisfaction in 8-year-old children after long-term dietary counseling in a prospective randomized atherosclerosis prevention trialSusanna Saarilehto
Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:753-8. 2003..To investigate whether dietary counseling designed for primary prevention of atherosclerosis and given repeatedly since infancy had an effect on prepubertal children's body satisfaction...
- Growth, energy intake, and meal pattern in five-year-old children considered as poor eatersSusanna Saarilehto
Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, and the Departments of Pediatrics, Teacher Training in Rauma, and Biostatistics, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
J Pediatr 144:363-7. 2004..Weight and height were measured at birth and at ages 7 and 13 months, and 2, 3, 4, and 5 years. Of the children 30.2% (149) were poor eaters according to the parents. The rest of the sample (n=345) formed the comparison group...