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NFC as a Childhood Obesity Treatment Tool.

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Aug 08, 2015

Childhood Obesity is associated with a wide range of serious health complications and constitutes an increased risk of premature syndromes, including diabetes or heart diseases. Its treatment seems to be complicated.

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The use of mHealth to deliver tailored messages reduces reported energy and fat intake.

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Dec 05, 2014

BACKGROUND: Evidence supports the role of feedback in reinforcing motivation for behavior change. Feedback that provides reinforcement has the potential to increase dietary self-monitoring and enhance attainment of recommended dietary intake.

Does the type of weight loss diet affect who participates in a behavioral weight loss intervention? A comparison of participants for a plant-based diet versus a standard diet trial.

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Dec 24, 2013

Studies have found that people following plant-based eating styles, such as vegan or vegetarian diets, often have different demographic characteristics, eating styles, and physical activity (PA) levels than individuals following an omnivorous dietary pattern.

A mobile health intervention for weight management among young adults: a pilot randomised controlled trial.

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Jul 22, 2014

BACKGROUND: Today's generation of young adults are gaining weight faster than their parents; however, there remains insufficient evidence to inform interventions to prevent this weight gain.

Using a wearable camera to increase the accuracy of dietary analysis.

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Feb 18, 2013

BACKGROUND: Food diaries are commonly used to assess individual dietary intake in both the general and sporting populations.

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Activity recognition using dynamic multiple sensor fusion in body sensor networks.

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Jan 31, 2013

Multiple sensor fusion is a main research direction for activity recognition. However, there are two challenges in those systems: the energy consumption due to the wireless transmission and the classifier design because of the dynamic feature vector.

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