Berge JM, Tate A, Trofholz A, Fertig A, Crow S, Neumark-Sztainer D, Miner M.
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2018 Jan 16;15(1):7. doi: 10.1186/s12966-017-0629-1.
Although prior research suggests that stress may play a role in parent’s use of food-related parenting practices, it is unclear whether certain types of stress (e.g., transient, chronic) result in different food-related parenting practices. Identifying whether and how transient (i.e., momentary; parent/child conflict) and chronic (i.e., long-term; unemployment >6 months) sources of stress are related to parent food-related parenting practices is important with regard to childhood obesity