Insights into University Freshman Weight Issues

In this post we learn a little bit more about the freshman 15 myth. The authors aim to show the true amount of weight gained and why. In this reading we start to see a pattern of weight gain based off of bad food choices other than eating too much, and on top of that the students are significantly less active.



CHILDERS, COURTNEY CARPENTER, ERIC HALEY, and LISA JAHNS. “Insights Into University Freshman Weight Issues And How They Make Decisions About Eating.” Journal Of Consumer Affairs 45.2 (2011): 306-328. Business Source Complete. Web. 17 Apr. 2016.

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