Consideration of immediate and future consequences, smoking status, and body mass index.

  • J. Milton Adams
  • Published 2012 in
    Health psychology : official journal of the…

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Health-related behaviors often involve immediate costs to achieve long-term benefits. How one considers the future outcomes of present day behaviors (e.g., temporal orientation) may play a role in engagement in healthy behaviors. The Consideration of Future Consequences Scale (CFCS) measures temporal orientation on a unidimensional continuum… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/a0025790

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