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Social & behavioral sciences, psychology : Animal psychology, ethology & psychobiology
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http://hdl.handle.net/10993/3522
Daily hassles and emotional eating in obese adolescents under restricted dietary conditions – the role of ruminative thinking
English
Kubiak, Thomas [> >]
Vögele, Claus mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) > Integrative Research Unit: Social and Individual Development (INSIDE) >]
Siering, Mareike [> >]
Schiel, Ralf [> >]
Weber, Hannelore [> >]
2008
Appetite
Academic Press
51
206-209
Yes (verified by ORBilu)
International
0195-6663
[en] Emotional eating ; Ruminative thinking ; Negative affect ; Experience sampling ; Adolescents
[en] Emotional eating is conceptualized as eating in response to negative affect or distress and is discussed as a mechanism leading to eating binges. Recent evidence suggests that eating may not only be triggered by negative affect, but also ruminative thinking. We report results of an experience sampling study examining the role of rumination for emotional eating in 16 obese adolescents (M=15.5 years, S.D.=1.4; range 14-17, body mass index M = 31.1 kgm(-2), S.D.=5.5) under restricted dietary conditions. We hypothesized that daily hassles type of stress predicted the individuals' desire to eat, with the predictive value further increased when negative affect and rumination were accounted for. The results of mixed regression modeling were in line with our predictions, suggesting a significant contribution of ruminative thinking to the mechanisms of negative affect induced eating.
Researchers ; Students
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/3522
10.1016/j.appet.2008.01.008

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