Early View- Living with coeliac disease: a grounded theory study

Living with coeliac disease: a grounded theory studyC. Rose and R. HowardBackgroundCoeliac disease can be controlled only through adherence to a gluten-free diet. This diet is highly restrictive and can be challenging to maintain. It has been linked with elevated levels of psychological distress, including depression, anxiety and social phobia.MethodsNarratives on living with coeliac disease were … Continue reading Early View- Living with coeliac disease: a grounded theory study

Early View- Merging dietary assessment with the adolescent lifestyle

Merging dietary assessment with the adolescent lifestyleT. E. Schap, F. Zhu, E. J. Delp, C. J. BousheyThe use of image-based dietary assessment methods shows promise for improving dietary self-report among children. The Technology Assisted Dietary Assessment (TADA) food record application is a self-administered food record specifically designed to address the burden and human error associated with conventional methods … Continue reading Early View- Merging dietary assessment with the adolescent lifestyle

Early View- Health professionals’, expert patients’ and dieters’ beliefs and attitudes about obesity

Health professionals', expert patients' and dieters' beliefs and attitudes about obesityA. McConnon, R. Gribble, M. M. Raats, J. Stubbs, R ShepherdBackgroundResearch has suggested that patients and treatment providers hold different beliefs and models of obesity. This could impact upon the consistency and quality of interventions for weight management. The present study investigated the attitudes and beliefs of health … Continue reading Early View- Health professionals’, expert patients’ and dieters’ beliefs and attitudes about obesity