The researchers considered 7 possible mechanisms that may be responsible for paternal weight gain. By Christian Jarrett
By Stacy Lu. One way of reducing responsiveness to food cues may be to try to interrupt the flow of food thoughts.
By Emily Reynolds. But teachers believed they were not influenced by students’ weight.
By Christian Jarrett. Dishearteningly, giving up smoking was not associated with positive personality changes.
By Emma Young. The results could have exciting implications for treating substance abuse disorders and other conditions.
By Christian Jarrett For various reasons, children in many countries are increasingly sedentary and childhood obesity is a growing concern.…
The findings may provide a crumb (sorry) of comfort for anxious parents. By Christian Jarrett
This is probably the most detailed study to date of people’s insights into findings from behavioural genetics. By Christian Jarrett
How you think about your levels of physical activity may be just as important for your health as how much exercise you actually get. By Tomasz Witkowski
A new healthy eating intervention that appeals to teens’ sense of justice and desire for autonomy has shown promising results. By Julia Gottwald