Success and Failure of dieting

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1. Which study found that when obese patients were put on an anti-dieting programmes promoting healthy eating and healthy attitudes to health their weight stability and attitudes to food improved?

  • Misra et al.
  • Higgins and Gray
  • Park et al.
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2. Which study found that Asian children and young adults had a higher central body mass than children of other ethic groups?

  • Kern et al.
  • Misra et al.
  • Park et al.
  • Higgins and Gray

3. What did Kern et al find?

  • Those with the lipoprotein lipase gene produced this lipoprotein which causes the body to store calories putting weight onto the individual and its activated by weight loss
  • Asian children and young adults had a higher central body mass than children of other ethic groups
  • When restrained eaters were given a preload(high calorie snack) that made them surpass their cognitive boundary they continued to overeat unlike the non-restrained eater who were also given a preload
  • When information was given about the flavour of a jelly bean they were enjoyed more than when they were given general information about the jelly beans

4. What did Ogden suggest?

  • When restrained eaters were given a preload(high calorie snack) that made them surpass their cognitive boundary they continued to overeat unlike the non-restrained eater who were also given a preload
  • Obese women who restrained their eating ate more than the control group
  • Anorexic's restrained eating often doesn't lead to overeating
  • Those with the lipoprotein lipase gene produced this lipoprotein which causes the body to store calories putting weight onto the individual and its activated by weight loss

5. What did Park et al. find?

  • When obese patients were put on an anti-dieting programmes promoting healthy eating and healthy attitudes to health their weight stability and attitudes to food improved
  • Those with the lipoprotein lipase gene produced this lipoprotein which causes the body to store calories putting weight onto the individual and its activated by weight loss
  • Asian adults are more susceptible to obesity than European adults
  • Asian children and young adults had a higher central body mass than children of other ethic groups

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