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Labeling Obesity as a Disease May Have Psychological Costs

Messages that describe obesity as a disease may undermine healthy behaviors and beliefs among obese individuals. ... More>


The Prospect Of Losing Financial Incentives Can Motivate Healthy Eating: Study


Dysregulated Positive Emotion Predicts Disordered Eating

New research suggests that positive emotions, in addition to negative emotions, may play a role in rewarding and maintaining these disordered eating behaviors like binge eating and purging. ... More>


Can Upward Mobility Cost You Your Health?