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1. Citation: Maïano C., Normand, C. L., Aimé, A., Bégarie, J. (2014). Lifestyle interventions targeting changes in body weight and composition among youth with an intellectual disability: A systematic review. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35(8), 1914-1926. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2014.04.014
Keywords: Weight; Fat mass; Waist circumference; Intervention; Physical activity; Dieting; Behavioral modification; Health promotion-education
Abstract: Reviews nine studies investigating changes in body weight and composition, healthy lifestyle, and secondary health conditions among young people with an intellectual disability. Concludes that these studies suggest success in changing weight, body mass index and fat mass, but that intervention effects on healthy lifestyle and secondary health conditions are scarce and inconclusive.
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