Dieting

It’s All About Diet Maintenance

The media reported with great fanfare this week that it really doesn’t matter what type of diet you go on–low fat, low carbs, grapefruit, whatever–the key factor is calories in, calories out. The most recent iteration of this finding is a study by Sacks et al. in the New England Read more…

By Laura Freberg, ago
Conventions

See You in San Francisco!

I’m working with a group of students, Ben Ainley, Karen Freberg, Rebecca Adams, and Cristina Enrique, on some interesting questions about loneliness and social networking. The students have a poster presentation accepted at the annual convention of the Association for Psychological Science, May 22-25, and we’re all very excited about Read more…

By Laura Freberg, ago