The adverse effect of negative comments about weight and shape from family and siblings on women at high risk for eating disorders.


OBJECTIVE Our purpose with this work was to examine the relationship between negative comments about weight, shape, and eating and social adjustment, social support, self-esteem, and perceived childhood abuse and neglect. METHODS A retrospective study was conducted with 455 college women with high weight and shape concerns, who participated in an Internet… (More)


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