Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in obesity

ob0001p2 | (1) | UKCO2019

The impact of HENRY on parenting and family lifestyle: An exploratory analysis of the mechanisms for change

Bridge Gemma , Rudolf Mary , Roberts Kim

Background: Childhood obesity is a major public health concern. In the UK, a quarter of children have overweight or obesity at age five years. Children with overweight and obesity are more likely to develop serious health issues such as diabetes later in life. Consequently, there is an urgent need for effective, early obesity prevention and intervention. This study investigated the impact of an eight-week child obesity intervention – HENRY (Health Exercise Nutrition for t...