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Which are the factors that we often underestimate when working with people living with obesity?

Which are the factors that we often underestimate when working with people living with obesity?

Guidelines support behavioural weight management interventions as gold standard treatments for people living with obesity1. However, these treatments often fail...
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Exergaming: a physical activity motivating alternative

Exergaming: a physical activity motivating alternative

Lately, we have been spending a lot more time at home — a lot more time! There is a good...
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COVID19 impact in weight and physical activity

COVID19 impact in weight and physical activity

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many of our activities of daily living. Teleworking, the reduction in social interactions, the limitation...
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The sedentary self behind our physically (in-) active self

The sedentary self behind our physically (in-) active self

One commonly believes that a person is either (physically) active or sedentary. Are there other options? The World Health Organization...
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Embodiment and self-conversation in VR to confront obesity

Embodiment and self-conversation in VR to confront obesity

Through decades of research, Virtual Bodyworks leverages virtual reality’s unique medium to offer new possibilities that are impossible to recreate...
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Neuropsychology of Obesity

Neuropsychology of Obesity

What is neuropsychology? Neuropsychology is the science that studies the relationship between our brains and behaviours, and whose objective is...
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Power of mind! How your mindset could help to improve a healthier lifestyle

Power of mind! How your mindset could help to improve a healthier lifestyle

Why is it so hard to resist those very tasty chocolates, even though you know it’s unhealthy? And why do...
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How would you want to have an AI agent as your personal counselor?

How would you want to have an AI agent as your personal counselor?

One of the fascinating recent developments in 'artificial intelligence' is that of transformers. The first one that caught attention was...
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Bridging the gap between the therapists’ office and daily life

Bridging the gap between the therapists’ office and daily life

Ordering that delicious dessert in your favorite restaurant even though you’ve already eaten more than enough, watching a movie with...
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Why is it so difficult to make lifestyle changes?

Why is it so difficult to make lifestyle changes?

“The first step towards getting somewhereis to decide that you are not going to staywhere you are”.J.P Morgan Making lifestyle...
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