University of Hertfordshire

A cross-sectional survey of breakfast consumption in 15–17-year-olds in the UK

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)574-575
JournalJournal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics
Journal publication date2012
Publication statusPublished - 2012


Many adolescents seem to skip breakfast or do not consume it regularly. Regular consumption of breakfast may help meet daily nutritional requirements, maintain a healthy weight, and improve cognitive functioning (Hoyland et al., 2009). The aim of this study was to determine the rate of breakfast skipping in 15–17-year-olds and to explore what influences this because data have been published in the UK


British Dietetic Association Annual Conf Research Symp Abstracts 30/11/12

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