Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth: by Linda Smolak Ph.D., J Kevin Thompson

By Linda Smolak Ph.D., J Kevin Thompson

The authors display during this publication how physique snapshot and consuming difficulties current and differ throughout ethnic teams and in girls and boys.

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These taste preferences are unlearned, and have powerful effects on infants' reactions to their first solid foods. In general, sweet foods, such as juices or flavored yogurts, are more easily accepted relative to those containing bitter taste constituents. EARLY PARENTAL INFLUENCE AND RISK 19 Taste acceptance, however, may not readily translate into food acceptance; infants and young children tend to initially reject new foods. This "neophobic" response is thought to originate from learned safety behavior, where a tentative approach to new foods serves an adaptive role to guard against poisoning.

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