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Good health habits - which include regular physical activity, healthy eating and getting enough sleep - are important at all ages. The habits adopted during childhood and adolescence, tend to persist into adulthood (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2010). (By Urban Institute)

The Physical Activity Questionnaire for Children is a self-administered, 7-day recall instrument.  It was developed to assess general levels of physical activity throughout the elementary school year for students in grades 4 to 8 and approximately 8 to 14 ...

The Physical Activity Questionnaire for Adolescents is a nine-item, seven day self-report recall questionnaire designed and extensively used for surveillance and monitoring.  The PAQ-A is self-administered.  It was developed to assess general levels of ph ...

The DILQ (7-9 years) is a 17-item self-completion questionnaire that measures fruit and vegetable consumption in the previous 24 hours. In addition to fruit consumption the DILQ includes a limited number of questions related to mode of travel to and from ...

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The DILQ for 9-11 year olds is a self-administered 15-item questionnaire that measures food and beverage consumption at home in the previous 24 hours.  In addition to food and beverage consumption, the DILQ (for both 7-9 and 9-11 year olds) includes a sma ...

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PACE research began in 1990 with a small contract from the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention to develop tools to help primary care physicians counsel their patients on becoming more physically active. It has now grown to encompass a broad array ...

PACE research began in 1990 with a small contract from the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention to develop tools to help primary care physicians counsel their patients on becoming more physically active. It has now grown to encompass a broad array ...

The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Systems measures six categories of priority health-risk behaviors among youth: behaviors that contribute to unintentional injuries and violence; tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use; sexual behaviors that contribute ...

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The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Systems measures six categories of priority health-risk behaviors among youth: behaviors that contribute to unintentional injuries and violence; tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use; sexual behaviors that contribute ...

IndicatorsDiet/Nutrition