Alcohol-related consequences among women who want to lose weight.

  title={Alcohol-related consequences among women who want to lose weight.},
  author={Kristen Dams-O'Connor and Matthew P. Martens and D. A. Anderson},
  journal={Eating behaviors},
  volume={7 3},
Previous research has identified a positive relationship between disordered eating behaviors and heavy alcohol use, demonstrating that alcohol use is heavier among individuals with eating disorders or who demonstrate significant symptoms of disordered eating. The purpose of this study was to examine whether this relationship also exists among women displaying milder disordered eating attitudes, defined by a stated desire to lose weight despite maintaining a healthy body weight. Participants in… CONTINUE READING