Diet and Violence

The CNP Diet and Violence Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between dietary intake and violence. To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category are available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership (available Fall 2021).

2019

You may be what you eat, can you be violent due to your food?

Original

2013

Adolescence: Does good nutrition = good behaviour?

Original

2018

The bully-victim overlap and nutrition among school-aged youth in North America and Europe

Original

2021

Violence, aggression and our food

Original

2021

Diet quality and physical fighting among youth: A cross-national study

Original

2017

Violence exposure and adolescents' same-day obesogenic behaviors: New findings and a replication

Original

2019

Dietary intake of carotenoids and fiber is inversely associated with aggression score in adolescent girls

Original

2020

The effect of dietary supplementation on aggressive behaviour in Australian adult male prisoners: A feasibility and pilot study for a randomised, double blind placebo controlled trial

Original

2002

Influence of supplementary vitamins, minerals and essential fatty acids on the antisocial behaviour of young adult prisoners. Randomised, placebo-controlled trial

Original