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The impact of dieting on cognition

05 November 2018

Do you want to know the impact of dieting on your thinking abilities such as decision making, memory and concentration? If you are on a weight management programme or low calorie diet then please contact us. The study is done online and will take around 15 minutes to complete from the comfort of your own home.
Simply email us to find out more using the email given in the instructions section


  • On low calorie or weight management plan
  • Aged 18-60
  • Able to speak and read English, be computer literate and have access to a laptop or PC
  • Have corrected or normal vision (to read online tasks)
  • Not diagnosed with an eating disorder (past or present)
  • No current mental health problem
  • Not currently pregnant, diabetic
  • Must have been on their chosen diet for at least 4 weeks

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Ethical approval

This study has been approved by the University College London Research Ethics Committee. (Project number 12695/001)

About the researcher

We are clinical psychology doctorate students and this study is part of our thesis. We would really appreciate your help.

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