1. Explaining Self-Acceptance based on Body Image, Gender Role, and Sexual Attitude Mediated via Time Perspective in Postmenopausal Women Aged 45-60 Years Old in Tehran, Iran

Leaila Abbasi; Nader Monirpoor; Hasan Mirzahoseini

Volume 9, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 95-103


  Background: One of the major events in the evolution of women in the middle age is “menopause”, which poses significant challenges for them. The aim of this study was to explain self-acceptance based on body image, gender role, and sexual attitude mediated by time perspective in postmenopausal ...  Read More

2. Body Image and Health-Related Quality of Life of Nigerian Nulligravid, Pregnant, and Postpartum Women

Chidozie Mbada; Julitta Oseghale Ehinomen; Kikelomo Aboyowa Mbada; Olabisi Aderonke Akinwande; Adebanjo Babalola Adeyemi; Okechukwu Ernest Orji; Esther Kikelomo Afolabi; Moses Makinde; Adaobi Okonji

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 39-47


  Background: Pregnancy-related changes in women’s body shape and size predisposes to negative body image. However, the nexus between pregnancy-related body image and Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) is still controvertible. This study assessed the relationship between body image and HRQoL ...  Read More

3. Body Image, Perceived Physical Fitness, Physical Activity, Body Mass Index and Age in Women

Seyed Hojjat Zamani Sani; Mahta Eskandarnejad; Zahra Fathirezaie

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 1-5


  Background: Body image is an important factor in women’s lives. Objectives: The purpose of the current study was to explore the association among body image, perceived physical fitness and its subscales, physical activity, body mass index and age in women. Patients and Methods: This cross-sectional ...  Read More

4. Experiences With Weight Loss Triggers in Women Prescribed to Lose Weight by Their Physician

Mark D. Faries; Elizabeth Espie; Erik Gnagy; Kyle P. McMorries

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 1-7


  Background: With the global rise of individuals classified as overweight and obese, weight-related screenings have been promoted to combat their high prevalence and associated health problems. Hopefully, such screenings can act as a ‘trigger’ for health behavior change, however little is ...  Read More