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Do thoughts about dieting matter? Testing the relationship between thoughts about dieting, body shape concerns, and state self-esteem

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posted by Research Admin 1 on 2019-02-05 09:34:16.043

The researchers explored the effects of triggering thoughts about participants' diets, or not priming these thoughts, on their psychological wellbeing (e.g. self-esteem, body shape concerns). The study highlights gender-specific effects of dieting thoughts.

This is an open access article and can be read in free full text at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbtep.2018.08.005

Sarfan, L. D., et al. Do thoughts about dieting matter? Testing the relationship between thoughts about dieting, body shape concerns, and state self-esteem. Experimental Psychiatry, Vol 62, March 2019, Pages 7-14