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Calm energy : how people regulate mood with food and exercise / Robert E. Thayer.

Thayer, Robert E. (Author).
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Subject: Mental health > Nutritional aspects.
Mood (Psychology)
Nutrition > Psychological aspects.
Exercise > Psychological aspects.
Genre: Electronic books.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780198030232
  • ISBN: 0198030231
  • ISBN: 9780195163391
  • ISBN: 0195163397
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xi, 274 pages) : illustrations
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2003.

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General Note: Originally published: 2001.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-254) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Ch. 1. Mood, self-regulation, and overeating -- ch. 2. Living in a stressful world : mood and overweight -- ch. 3. How are exercise and mood related? -- ch. 4. emotional eating -- ch. 5. Mood pleasure : food versus exercise -- ch. 6. Why do we have moods? -- ch. 7. Changes in energy and mood -- ch. 8. The biopsychology of energy and tension -- ch. 9. Managing your mood.
Summary: "Calm Energy" analyses broad psychological and biological issues concerning eating and exercise by focusing on the crucial nexus of mood. It discusses such topics as mood-controlled eating, the influence of mood on exercise, and the influence of exercise on mood, and gives an explanation of basic physiological concepts and their relationship to mood.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

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