How do Health Behaviors, Stress and Coping Influence Weight Status During Periods of Transition?.

Boulos, Rebecca.

Abstract: Background: Health-promoting practices, such as eating a nutrient-rich diet and being physically active, are considered proactive coping behaviors when they pre-emptively reduce the amount of stress individuals experience. However, when people experience stress they tend to cope by adopting health-defeating behaviors, such as consuming energy-dense foods or becoming less active. These be... read more

Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
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