Introduction: Children who frequently eat family meals are less likely
to develop risk- and behavior-related outcomes, such as substance misuse, sexual
risk, and obesity. Few studies have examined sociodemographic characteristics
associated with both meal frequency (i.e., number of meals) and duration (i.e.,
number of minutes spent at mea... read moreltimes).
Keywords: Family meals, Sociodemographic characteristics, Parents,
Children, Cultural differences.
Skeer, Margie, Konstantina E. Yantsides, Misha Eliasziw,
Migdalia R. Tracy, Allison R. Carlton-Smith, and Anthony Spirito. "Sociodemographic
characteristics associated with frequency and duration of eating family meals: a
cross-sectional analysis." SpringerPlus 5, no. 1 (12, 2016):