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Improving Body Image in Middle Schoolers

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00067652
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 27, 2003
Last Update Posted : January 14, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Brief Summary:
The focus of this study is the development of a school-based multimedia product for the prevention of body dissatisfaction and unhealthy weight control behaviors in adolescents. The program is being designed for early adolescents, age 12-14, and will include information on maturation, healthy eating and exercise, skill building modules and media literacy awareness.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Body Image Behavioral: Education and awareness about body image issues. Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Study Start Date : April 2003
Study Completion Date : November 2003




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Ages Eligible for Study:   11 Years to 14 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
Adolescents will be recruited from participating schools. Participants must be between the ages of 11-14 years.

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Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Inflexxion, Inc.
Newton, Massachusetts, United States, 02464
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00067652     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BODYIMAGE (completed)
First Posted: August 27, 2003    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2010
Last Verified: January 2010