Category Archives: Body Image

Female athletes, body image and media pressure

  Comment A lesser-known fact about female athletes is that many succumb to the pressure from the media…

Anorexia: new frontiers in research and treatment

  Comment: Studies in anorexia have found a possible genetic link. A recent piece of research published in…

Achieving Your Real Weight

 Comment:It is not so much a question of what weight you want to be, based on…

Chew More, Eat Less – How Chewing Can Help to Maintain Satiety

 Comment: Parents often tell their children to chew their food more but this new study shows…

Weight Loss and Water

 Comment: Advice such as drinking water when you are dieting to help weight loss can be…

Obesity and Pregnancy

 Comment: Obesity can cause many health problems for you, but it can also cause problems for your…

Weight Loss Can Improve Memory

 Comment:A further incentive for weight loss has been uncovered by researchers in Sweden, their study has…

Childhood Obesity Continues to Rise

 Comment:Childhood obesity is continuing to grow as a problem, research at Imperial College London shows the…

Body Image: Be Kind to Yourself

By Paola Bassanese, Body Therapist at Weightmatters (see full profile) Let’s talk about body image (read more…

Latest research from the Journal of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics

Comment: in a recent study published in the Journal of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics it has been…