A Competing Neurobehavioral Decision Systems model of SES-related health and behavioral disparities.

@article{Bickel2014ACN,
  title={A Competing Neurobehavioral Decision Systems model of SES-related health and behavioral disparities.},
  author={Warren K. Bickel and Lara N. Moody and Amanda J. Quisenberry and Craig T. Ramey and Christine E. Sheffer},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={68},
  pages={37-43}
}
We propose that executive dysfunction is an important component relating to the socio-economic status gradient of select health behaviors. We review and find evidence supporting an SES gradient associated with (1) negative health behaviors (e.g., obesity, excessive use of alcohol, tobacco and other substances), and (2) executive dysfunction. Moreover, the evidence supports that stress and insufficient cognitive resources contribute to executive dysfunction and that executive dysfunction is… CONTINUE READING

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