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    • Attentional bias modification encourages healthy eating 

      Kakoschke, Naomi; Kemps, Eva Bertha; Tiggemann, Marika (Elsevier, 2014-01)
      The continual exposure to unhealthy food cues in the environment encourages poor dietary habits, in particular consuming too much fat and sugar, and not enough fruit and vegetables. According to Berridge’s (1996) model of ...
    • Attentional Retraining Can Reduce Chocolate Consumption 

      Kemps, Eva Bertha; Tiggemann, Marika; Orr, Jenna; Grear, Justine (American Psychological Association, 2014-03)
      There is emerging evidence that attentional biases are related to the consumption of substances such as alcohol and tobacco, and that attentional bias modification can reduce unwanted consumption of these substances. We ...
    • Combined effects of cognitive bias for food cues and poor inhibitory control on unhealthy food intake 

      Kakoschke, Naomi; Kemps, Eva Bertha; Tiggemann, Marika (Elsevier BV, 2015-01-12)
      The present study aimed to investigate the combined effects of cognitive bias (attentional and approach biases) and inhibitory control on unhealthy snack food intake. Cognitive biases reflect automatic processing, while ...
    • External eating mediates the relationship between impulsivity and unhealthy food intake 

      Kakoschke, Naomi; Kemps, Eva Bertha; Tiggemann, Marika (Elsevier BV, 2015-04-21)
      Recent evidence from the eating domain shows a link between impulsivity and unhealthy food intake. However, the mechanism underlying this relationship remains unclear. One possibility is an external eating style, which has ...
    • Sustained effects of attentional re-training on chocolate consumption 

      Kemps, Eva Bertha; Tiggemann, Marika; Elford, Joanna (Elsevier BV, 2014-12-13)
      Background and objectives Accumulating evidence shows that cognitive bias modification produces immediate changes in attentional bias for, and consumption of, rewarding substances including food. This study examined the ...