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Exploring the experiences of people with obesity using portion control tools - a qualitative study

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Large portion sizes increase consumption and eating smaller portions is recommended as a weight control strategy. However, many people report difficulties enacting this advice. This study examined the experience of individuals using two commercially available portion-control tools to try to manage their weight. In a crossover design, 29 adults with obesity (18 women) who had attended a previous weight loss intervention in the community were invited to use two portion-control tool sets over a ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.3390/nu11051095

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ORCID:
0000-0002-1630-8849
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ORCID:
0000-0003-4570-8515
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Hertford College
ORCID:
0000-0001-9190-2920
Publisher:
MDPI Publisher's website
Journal:
Nutrients Journal website
Volume:
11
Issue:
5
Pages:
Article: 1095
Publication date:
2019-05-17
Acceptance date:
2019-05-13
DOI:
ISSN:
2072-6643
Pubs id:
pubs:1003581
URN:
uri:9ef13235-d9ad-4ef0-a6af-98672bb6e90f
UUID:
uuid:9ef13235-d9ad-4ef0-a6af-98672bb6e90f
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pubs:1003581
Language:
English

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