Predictors of major weight gain in adult Finns : Stress, life satisfaction and personality traits


Authors:KORKEILA, M., KAPRIO, J., RISSANEN, A., KOSKENVUO, M. and SÖRENSEN, T. I. A.
"A high level of stress at baseline, was a predictor for major weight gain over 6y, and this effect was consistent in some groups even over 15y. Low levels of life satisfaction and high scores for neuroticism, were predictors for weight gain in older women."