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Changes in healthy childhood lifestyle behaviors in Japanese rural areas.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of school health
Publication Date
Volume
83
Issue
4
Pages
231–238
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/josh.12021
PMID: 23488882
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The research indicated the following emphases: (1) Physical activity and leisure habits should be focused on girls and hygiene habits on boys; (2) Continuous education for a healthy lifestyle is essential to maintain good health among children; (3) Education for healthy lifestyle can be classified into 2 important stages such as for dietary and sleeping habits, education from the upper grades of elementary school is important, whereas for other routine activities, reeducation in junior high school is effective.

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