01/03/2016 Medicine Psychology
DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-2861-z SemanticScholar ID: 18379399 MAG: 2799002572

The HAPPY (Healthy and Active Parenting Programmme for early Years) feasibility randomised control trial: acceptability and feasibility of an intervention to reduce infant obesity

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The prevalence of infant obesity is increasing, but there is a lack of evidence-based approaches to prevent obesity at this age. This study tested the acceptability and feasibility of evaluating a theory-based intervention aimed at reducing risk of obesity in infants of overweight/obese women during and after pregnancy: the Healthy and Active Parenting Programme for Early Years (HAPPY).

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Prof. Rosie McEachan

Bradford Institute for Health Research - Born in Bradford Director

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Dr. Sally Barber

Bradford Institute for Health Research - Lead for Physical Activity Research

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Dr. Daniel Bingham

Bradford Institute for Health Research - Senior Research Fellow

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Prof. John Wright

Bradford Institute for Health Research - Chief Investigator Born in Bradford

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