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New Study: Parents’ perceptions of their children’s physical activity during the COVID-19 pandemic

A team of researchers led by Emma Ostermeier with Patricia Tucker, Danielle Tobin, Andrew Clark, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Parents’ perceptions of their children’s physical activity during the COVID-19 pandemic.” COVID-19 has drastically changed the everyday lives of children, including limiting interactions with peers, loss of regularly organized activities, and closure […]

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New Study: Intake of Fruits, Vegetables, and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages among a Sample of Children in Rural Northern Ontario, Canada

A team of researchers led by Brenton Button with Louise McEachern, Gina Martin, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Intake of Fruits, Vegetables, and Sugar-Sweetened Beverages among a Sample of Children in Rural Northern Ontario, Canada.” There is evidence to suggest that dietary intake of children differs by rural/urban place of residence: rural […]

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New Study: Who’s cooking tonight? A time-use study of coupled adults in Toronto, Canada

A team of researchers led by Bochu Liu with Michael Widener, Lindsey Smith, Steven Farber, Dionne Gesink, Leia Minaker, Zachary Patterson, Kristian Larsen, and Jason Gilliland recently published an article entitled: “Who’s cooking tonight? A time-use study of coupled adults in Toronto, Canada.” Understanding how coupled adults arrange food-related labor in relation to their daily […]

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