Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
- Eating habits in relation to body fatness and gender in adolescents--results from the 'SWEDES' studyK Vågstrand
M73 Obesity Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, Sweden
Eur J Clin Nutr 61:517-25. 2007..To investigate if eating habits among adolescents are related to body fatness and gender...
- Cariogenic bacteria as biomarkers for sugar intakeKarin E Vågstrand
Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine, Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Nutr Rev 65:111-21. 2007..Because of many confounding factors, bacteria counts can never be used as a precise measurement of sugar intake, but might still be useful on a group level...
- Associations between salivary bacteria and reported sugar intake and their relationship with body mass index in women and their adolescent childrenKarin Vågstrand
Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Public Health Nutr 11:341-8. 2008..To study associations between reported sugar intake and salivary bacteria (mutans streptococci, MS and lactobacilli, LB), and sugar intake in relation to body mass index (BMI), in women and adolescents...
- Characteristics of high and low energy reporting teenagers and their relationship to low energy reporting mothersKarin Vågstrand
Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Public Health Nutr 12:188-96. 2009..To describe the differences in socio-economic characteristics and body measurements between low, adequate and high energy reporting (LER, AER and HER) teenagers; furthermore, to investigate the relationship to misreporting mothers...
- Correlates of soft drink and fruit juice consumption among Swedish adolescentsKarin Vågstrand
Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
Br J Nutr 101:1541-8. 2009..It might be possible to influence fruit juice intake among teenagers by aiming at their mothers, whereas the adolescents themselves should be targeted when the aim is to reduce soft drink consumption...
- Sex differences among Swedish adolescents in mother-child relationships in the intake of different food groupsKarin Vågstrand
Obesity Unit, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, Stockholm, Sweden
Br J Nutr 103:1205-11. 2010..Since teenaged children have a similar intake of especially snack foods as their mothers, it could be meaningful to educate mothers when aiming at improving the diet of teenaged children, both boys and girls...
- Adiposity measures as indicators of metabolic risk factors in adolescentsMartin Neovius
Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Obes Facts 2:294-301. 2009....