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Recent trends in weight loss attempts: repeated cross-sectional analyses from the health survey for England

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Background: Public policies and clinical guidelines encourage people to achieve and maintain a healthy weight, and societal culture, especially among women, tends to idealise thinness. Objectives: To examine trends over time in the prevalence of weight loss attempts in England (1997–2013) and to investigate if the characteristics associated with attempts to lose weight have changed. Methods: Observational study using nationally representative... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted Manuscript

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10.1038/ijo.2016.141

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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care, Primary Care Health Sciences
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Wolfson College
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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care, Primary Care Health Sciences
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Obesity Journal website
Volume:
40
Issue:
11
Pages:
1754–1759
Publication date:
2016-08-16
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ISSN:
1476-5497
Pubs id:
pubs:639107
URN:
uri:cc7da317-2abc-4e32-afe9-a225da52b8f2
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cc7da317-2abc-4e32-afe9-a225da52b8f2
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pubs:639107
Language:
English

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