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- Ferrell, Emily L., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Appetite 2020 v.144 pp. 104450
- anxiety; binging; cognition; college students; memory; memory disorders; regression analysis; risk factors; standard deviation; weight gain
- ... Emotional eating (EE), or eating in response to emotions, is related to depression, binge eating, and weight gain. Emotion regulation difficulties are a risk factor for EE. Working memory deficits may also be a risk factor for EE, as working memory is an important cognitive factor in emotion regulation. The current study is a secondary analysis that examined whether working memory moderated the re ...