Eating and Psychological Profiles of Women with Higher Depressive Symptoms Who Are Trying to Lose Weight

@inproceedings{Bgin2012EatingAP,
  title={Eating and Psychological Profiles of Women with Higher Depressive Symptoms Who Are Trying to Lose Weight},
  author={Catherine B{\'e}gin and S. De Grandpr{\'e} and M.-P. Gagnon-Girouard},
  booktitle={Journal of obesity},
  year={2012}
}
The aim of this study was to determine whether women with higher depressive symptoms differed from women with lower depressive symptoms on early weight-loss, eating behaviors and psychological profiles. Among a sample of 45 overweight/obese women who had undertaken a self-initiated weight-loss attempt, two groups were formed based on scores from the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI-II), one with lower depressive symptoms (BDI-II < 10; n = 21) and one with higher depressive symptoms (BDI ≥ 10; n… CONTINUE READING
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