Examining a Ripple Effect: Do Spouses' Behavior Changes Predict Each Other's Weight Loss?

BACKGROUND Including spouses in obesity treatment has been found to promote weight loss. We assessed whether spouses' diet and activity changes impacted each other's weight loss when both members attended an active weight loss program (TOGETHER) or only the primary participant attended treatment (ALONE). METHODS Heterosexual couples (N = 132) enrolled in… CONTINUE READING