- Childhood obesity: do parents recognize this health risk?Debra Etelson
Department of Pediatrics, New York Medical College, Munger Pavilion, 3rd Floor, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
Obes Res 11:1362-8. 2003..This study examined parents' understanding of excess weight as a health risk, knowledge of healthy eating habits, and recognition of obesity in their children...
- Parents' perceptions of neighborhood safety and children's physical activityLori A Weir
Department of Family Medicine, New York Medical College, Munger Pavilion, Room 306, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
Prev Med 43:212-7. 2006..This study investigates the degree to which parents in a poor inner city vs. a middle-class suburban community limit their children's outdoor activity because of neighborhood safety concerns...