J Sch Health 2015 Oct;85(10):680-7
Department of Academic Affairs, East Carolina University, 2N-45A Brody Medical Sciences Bldg, Mail Stop 647, Greenville, NC 27834.
Background: Motivating Adolescents with Technology to CHOOSE Health™ (MATCH) is an educational and behavioral intervention in seventh grade.
Methods: Teachers in 2 schools delivered the MATCH curriculum, with 1 control school. Using a quasi-experimental design, outcome measures included lessons completed, body mass index (BMI), BMI z-score (zBMI), BMI percentile, weight category, and self-reported lifestyle behaviors. Read More