DOI: 10.5123/s1679-49742020000300006
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Abstract: Objective: to evaluate association between work and health risk behaviors among rural schoolchildren. Methods: this was a cross-sectional study with 5th to 8th grade elementary and middle school students attending municipal schools in Barão do Triunfo, RS, Brazil in 2010; a self-administered questionnaire was used; their work profile was characterized as 'current workers', 'former workers', and 'non-workers'; health risk behaviors examined were smoking, alcohol consumption, overweight, and physical inactivity …

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