Friday, December 26, 2014

Fast Food Consumption and Academic Growth in Late Childhood.

Fast food consumption during 5th grade predicted lower levels of academic achievement in math, reading, and science in the 8th grade. This association was present even after correcting for numerous potential confounding variables, including socioeconomics, physical activity, and TV watching.  (Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2014 Dec 5)
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