Body Satisfaction

Adolescent body satisfaction: The role of perceived parental encouragement for physical activity  J.S. Savage et al., International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, December 2009

Adolescent boys' reactions to using avatars to represent their bodies  A.A. Lyles & R.E. Lee, Journal of Pediatric Nursing, June 2016

Adoption of risk-related factors through early adolescence: Associations with weight status and implications for causal mechanisms  K.E. Pasch et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, October 2008

Assessing weight perception accuracy to promote weight loss among U.S. female adolescents: A secondary analysis  J. Yost et al., BMC Public Health, August 2010

Association between Internet use and body dissatisfaction among young females: Cross-sectional analysis of the Canadian Community Health Survey  A. Carter et al., Journal of Medical Internet Research, February 2017

The association of body mass index and externally perceived attractiveness across race/ethnicity, gender, and time  T.K. Richmond et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, January 2012

Associations of body mass index and perceived weight with suicide ideation and suicide attempts among US high school students  D.K. Eaton et al., Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, June 2005

'Associations of body mass index' article--errata  Errors in article tables

Associations of body mass index with sexual risk-taking and injection drug use among US high school students  R. Lowry et al., Journal of Obesity, July 2014

Body dissatisfaction from adolescence to young adulthood: Findings from a 10-year longitudinal study  M.M. Bucchianeri et al., Body Image, January 2013

Body image and perceived health in adolescence  E. Meland, Health Education Research, June 2007

Body image and quality-of-life in untreated versus brace-treated females with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis  T. Schwieger et al., Spine, February 2016

Body weight dissatisfaction and communication with parents among adolescents in 24 countries: International cross-sectional survey  H. Al Sabbah et al., BMC Public Health, February 2009

Body weight perceptions and eating-related weight control behaviors of on-reserve First Nations youth from Ontario, Canada  A. Gates et al., Rural and Remote Health, September 2014

Brain connectome modularity in weight-restored anorexia nervosa and body dysmorphic disorder  A. Zhang et al., Psychological Medicine, October 2016

Children's, their guardians', and health care professionals' perceptions of child overweight in relation to children's weight loss attempts  Y.N. Tarasenko et al., American Journal of Health Promotion, December 2014

The development of associations among body mass index, body dissatisfaction, and weight and shape concern in adolescent boys and girls  J.P. Calzo et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, November 2012

The effects of weight perception on adolescents' weight-loss intentions and behaviors: Evidence from the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey  M. Fan & Y. Jin, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, November 2015

Gender and genetic contributions to weight identity among adolescents and young adults in the U.S.  R. Wedow et al., Social Science & Medicine, September 2016

Girls, boys and body image  M. Novogrodsky, Huffington Post, March 29, 2012

Helping your teen with eating and body image  A. Wachter, Huffington Post, September 17, 2012

Homophily and contagion as explanations for weight similarities among adolescent friends  K. de la Haye et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, October 2011

How adolescent girls interpret weight-loss advertising  R. Hobbs et al., Health Education Research, October 2006

Inaccurate weight perception is associated with extreme weight-management practices in U.S. high school students  C. Ibrahim et al., Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, March 2014

The intergenerational transmission of thinness  K.L. Whitaker et al., JAMA Pediatrics, October 2011

Is body image a public health issue?  PRI's The Takeaway, October 3, 2013

Longitudinal associations between television viewing and body mass index among white and black girls  V.R. Henderson, Journal of Adolescent Health, December 2007

More teens take steroids to trade fat for muscle  N. Shute, Shots: Health News from NPR, November 19, 2012

Neural activation during anticipated peer evaluation and laboratory meal intake in overweight girls with and without loss of control eating  J.M. Jarcho et al., Neuroimage, March 2015

No change in weight-based teasing when school-based obesity policies are implemented  R.A. Krukowski et al., Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, October 2008

Overweight, body image, and depression in Asian and Hispanic adolescents  B. Xie et al., American Journal of Health Behavior, July 2010

Perceived physical appearance: Assessing measurement equivalence in black, Latino, and white adolescents  A.E. Epperson et al., Journal of Pediatric Psychology, March 2017

Role of shame and body esteem in cortisol stress responses  S.B. Lupis et al., Journal of Behavioral Medicine, April 2016

Self-assessment of height, weight, and sexual maturation: Validity in overweight children and adolescents  K. Lee et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, September 2006

Self-esteem in adolescent females  F.M. Biro et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, October 2006

Self-perceived weight and anabolic steroid misuse among US adolescent boys  J.D. Jampel et al., Journal of Adolescent Health, April 2016

Social comparison and body image in adolescence: A grounded theory approach  A. Krayer et al., Health Education Research, October 2008

Subjective social status in the school and change in adiposity in female adolescents: Findings from a prospective cohort study  A.R. Lemeshow et al., Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, January 2008

Teasing kids about their weight may make them gain more  S. Neilson, Shots: Health News from NPR, May 30, 2019

Teenagers and cosmetic surgery: Focus on breast augmentation and liposuction  D. Zuckerman & A. Abraham, Journal of Adolescent Health, October 2008

Trends in perceived overweight status among overweight and nonoverweight adolescents  K. Foti & R. Lowry, Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, July 2010

Trends of child's weight perception by children, parents, and healthcare professionals during the time of terminology change in childhood obesity in the United States, 2005-2014  T. Sugiyama et al., Childhood Obesity, December 2016

Weight misperception and health risk behaviors in youth: The 2011 US YRBS  Y. Jiang et al., American Journal of Health Behavior, September 2014

Weight perceptions, misperceptions, and dating violence victimization among U.S. adolescents  T. Farhat et al., Journal of Interpersonal Violence, May 2015