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Table 3 Parent-reported pre/post intervention diet and physical activity outcomes from the HCHF-BC (n = 52)

From: Community-based childhood obesity prevention intervention for parents improves health behaviors and food parenting practices among Hispanic, low-income parents

Item on HCHF-BC Pre Post 95% Confidence Interval of the Difference p-value
Mean SD Mean SD Lower Upper
Parent Fruit Intake 2.98 1.48 3.74 1.17 −1.14 −0.38 0.000**
Parent Vegetable Intake 2.92 1.34 3.58 1.05 −0.97 − 0.35 0.000**
Parent Soda Intake 1.72 1.17 1.45 0.90 −0.03 0.59 0.079
Parent Low-Fat Dairy Intake 3.12 1.36 3.66 1.36 −0.88 −0.20 0.003*
Parent Physical Activity 2.45 1.51 2.92 1.46 −0.80 −0.14 0.006*
Child Fruit Intake 4.04 1.03 4.10 1.13 −0.39 0.27 0.714
Child Vegetable Intake 2.88 1.38 3.18 1.20 −0.66 0.05 0.087
Child Low-Fat Dairy Intake 3.28 1.34 3.72 1.20 −0.84 −0.04 0.033
Child Soda Intake 1.55 0.89 1.55 1.10 −0.27 0.27 1.00
Child Physical Activity 2.90 1.49 3.53 1.30 −1.04 −0.22 0.003*
Child Screen Time 2.20 0.78 2.02 0.71 −0.05 0.41 0.118
  1. *p ≤ 0.01, **p ≤ 0.001 denoted statistically significant difference between pre/post measures from the HCHF Behavior Checklist