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Impulsivity and emotion dysregulation as predictors of food addiction.
Food addiction is the clinical occurrence in which individuals develop physical and psychological dependencies on high fat, high sugar, and highly palatable foods. Past research has demonstrated aExpand
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Mindfulness and eating behavior in adolescent girls at risk for type 2 diabetes.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this investigation was to examine the relationship of dispositional mindfulness to binge eating and associated eating attitudes and behaviors among adolescent girls at riskExpand
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Pilot randomized controlled trial of a mindfulness-based group intervention in adolescent girls at risk for type 2 diabetes with depressive symptoms.
OBJECTIVE (1) Evaluate feasibility and acceptability of a mindfulness-based group in adolescent girls at-risk for type 2 diabetes (T2D) with depressive symptoms, and (2) compare efficacy of aExpand
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Mediating Effects of Stress, Weight-Related Issues, and Depression on Suicidality in College Students
Abstract Objective: Through a holistic health lens, the current study examines the effects of weight-related issues and stress on suicidality while controlling for depressive symptoms in collegeExpand
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One-Year Follow-Up of a Randomized Controlled Trial Piloting a Mindfulness-Based Group Intervention for Adolescent Insulin Resistance
Introduction To explore if a brief mindfulness-based intervention (MBI) leads to sustained, improved clinical outcomes in adolescents at-risk for type 2 diabetes (T2D). Methods Participants wereExpand
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“Las penas con pan duelen menos”: The role of food and culture in Latinas with disordered eating behaviors
This study elucidated the experiences of eighteen Latina adults (mean age = 38.5 years) from "Promoviendo una Alimentación Saludable" Project who received nutritional intervention as part of theExpand
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Associations between dimensions of anorexia nervosa and obsessive–compulsive disorder: An examination of personality and psychological factors in patients with anorexia nervosa
OBJECTIVE Anorexia nervosa (AN) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) are highly comorbid. However, the factors that account for this comorbidity are poorly understood. We examined the coreExpand
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Mindfulness-based Group Intervention for an Adolescent Girl at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes: A Case Report.
Context Behavioral lifestyle interventions to lower body mass index (BMI; kg/m2) are the standard approach for preventing adolescent-onset type 2 diabetes (T2D). Unfortunately, existing programs haveExpand
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A Qualitative Exploration of a Faith-based Support Group for Women with Disordered Eating
Religious faith is associated with fewer health risk behaviors, decreased psychological distress, anxiety, and depression, and increased coping skills and self-esteem. Amongst those with eatingExpand
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