Community Garden Initiatives Addressing Health and Well-Being Outcomes: A Systematic Review of Infodemiology Aspects, Outcomes, and Target Populations
What Is the Link between Human Health and Well-Being and Community Gardens?
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|F&V intake and PA||BMI Secondary outcomes: child BMI, and adult hand strength, self-reported physical and mental health, diabetes control and food security.|
|Dietary intake, mental and physical health, sense of community and social support, long-term maintenance||Participant accrual, retention, and satisfaction rates. Secondary outcomes (i.e., vegetable consumption, physical activity, performance and function, anthropometrics, biomarkers, and health-related quality of life)|
|weight status, vegetable and sugar sweetened beverage consumption, PA and sedentary behavior||health and personal growth, mental well-being|
|mental health and wellbeing||F&V consumption, waist circumference|
|dietary intake, mental and physical health; sense of community and social support; long-term maintenance||health and emotional well-being|
|mood and general health||quality of life and emotional well being|
|dietary intake, PA, anthropometrics, blood values, and skin carotenoids||nutrition and BMI|
|health, well-being and PA||access to food, nutrition, PA and mental health|
|depression, anxiety—physical and emotional benefits||nutrition and PA|
|PA, height, and weight, dietary habits.||F&V intake, PA quality-of-life, and physical function|
|F&V intake, risk of obesity and diabetes||Diabetes|
|dietary intake, obesity, and metabolic disease risk||diet, PA, and quality of life|
|Children’s length/height-for-age z-scores, micronutrient status, dietary intake, dietary diversity and other indicators of child growth, development and morbidity||F&V consumption, obesity|
|BMI, waist circumference, blood pressure, hemoglobin A1c, vitamin D, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, and household food security||Diabetes|
|chronic stress||dietary intake and obesity risk|
|psychological distress and social participation||emotional well-being, physical health.|
|mental health, cognitive functioning and physical health||cognitive ability|
|PA, mental health, and stress management; weight, diabetes||dietary intake, BMI|
|health and well-being||stress, physical functions, mental health|
|dietary behaviors, PA, mental health, and social relationships||food security and well-being|
|cognitive and nutrition|
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Gregis, A.; Ghisalberti, C.; Sciascia, S.; Sottile, F.; Peano, C. Community Garden Initiatives Addressing Health and Well-Being Outcomes: A Systematic Review of Infodemiology Aspects, Outcomes, and Target Populations. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2021, 18, 1943. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18041943
Gregis A, Ghisalberti C, Sciascia S, Sottile F, Peano C. Community Garden Initiatives Addressing Health and Well-Being Outcomes: A Systematic Review of Infodemiology Aspects, Outcomes, and Target Populations. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021; 18(4):1943. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18041943Chicago/Turabian Style
Gregis, Anna, Chiara Ghisalberti, Savino Sciascia, Francesco Sottile, and Cristiana Peano. 2021. "Community Garden Initiatives Addressing Health and Well-Being Outcomes: A Systematic Review of Infodemiology Aspects, Outcomes, and Target Populations" International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18, no. 4: 1943. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18041943