Factors associated with body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in women in midlife.

@article{McLean2010FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in women in midlife.},
  author={Si{\^a}n A McLean and Susan Jessica Paxton and Eleanor H Wertheim},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  year={2010},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={527-36}
}
OBJECTIVE In this study, we examined developmentally appropriate factors that may be associated with body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in women in midlife. METHOD Participants were a community sample of 200 women aged 35-65. Outcome measures were the weight concern, shape concern, eating concern, and restraint subscales of the Eating Disorder Examination-Questionnaire (EDE-Q). Independent variables were importance of appearance, importance of function, cognitive reappraisal (of aging… CONTINUE READING