Influence of Fathers on The Feeding Practices and Behaviors of Children: A Systematic Review

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Journal Name
Appetite
Journal Volume
147
Journal Issue
1
Year Published
2020
Author (Individual)
Litchford, A., Mateja R.Savoie, M. & Wengreen, R.
Resource Type
Journal Article
Resource Format
PDF
Resource Language
English

A growing body of research indicates that fathers play a key role in influencing child eating behaviors. This systematic review identifies and summarizes current research concerning the influence of fathers on the feeding behaviors of their children. Outcomes specific to child health, development of eating habits, relationships between paternal weight and child weight, and paternal dietary habits and child dietary habits were specifically targeted.

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