Assessment of student weight during the social isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic




COVID-19; Social isolation; Body weigh.


This study aims to verify the weight variation of high school students from a private school in Teresina-Piauí during social isolation due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This was an observational epidemiological study, through the collection of XX student forms, through which a survey of socio-demographic data was carried out. With the results of this study, it was observed that Research data suggest that the pandemic caused by Sars-Cov-2 was associated with greater increases in body weight after the pandemic than before. The spread of dietary regulation and healthy coping strategies is of critical importance during the COVID-19 pandemic to prevent weight gain and unhealthy eating patterns.


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How to Cite

LIMA, A. M. A. P. B. de .; GUIMARAES, . R. S. B. .; FONSECA, F. M. N. S. . Assessment of student weight during the social isolation of the COVID-19 pandemic. Research, Society and Development, [S. l.], v. 11, n. 3, p. e18211326518, 2022. DOI: 10.33448/rsd-v11i3.26518. Disponível em: Acesso em: 20 jun. 2024.



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