Browsing Dissertations and Theses by Subject "Obesity--Psychological aspects"
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Association of fat distribution pattern to eating behavior, weight history, and weight loss intentions in obese women (Northern Illinois University, 1994)The present study was designed to investigate whether fat distribution (FD), as measured by Waist-to-Hip Ratio (WHR), is associated with restraint and emotional eating. Further, the study compared medical problems, weight ...
Dietetic student's attitudes toward obese individuals based on the student's self-perceptions of weight (Northern Illinois University, 1999)Purpose: To determine among dietetic students the extent, if any, of negative attitudes toward obese individuals and whether these attitudes differ based on self-perceptions of weight. Students? weight concerns were also ...