[Local Data] Hong Kong preschool diet quality and eating behavior
302 HK children aged 30-60 months recruited from local kindergartens
- 24-hour dietary recalls with questionnaires on child eating behavior, parents’ feeding practices, etc.
|Children’s food preferences (% of surveyed children) [top 2 items]|
|Parents’ feeding behavior|
- The study showed that diet quality among children in Hong Kong needs improvement, and the results may be useful to develop nutrition interventions for improving children’s diet quality
Yip PS, et al. Diet quality and eating behavioral patterns in preschool children in Hong Kong. Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2017;26(2):298-307. Link to PubMed