Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Can body temperature dysregulation explain the co-occurrence between overweight/obesity, sleep impairment, late-night eating, and a sedentary lifestyle?

Brown, Rhonda; Thorsteinsson, Einar; Smithson, Michael; Birmingham, C Laird; Aljarallah, Hesah; Nolan, Christopher


Purpose: Overweight/obesity, sleep disturbance, night eating, and a sedentary lifestyle are common co-occurring problems. There is a tendency for them to co-occur together more often than they occur alone. In some cases, there is clarity as to the time course and evolution of the phenomena. However, specific mechanism(s) that are proposed to explain a single co-occurrence cannot fully explain the more generalized tendency to develop concurrent symptoms and/or disorders after developing one of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Eating and Weight Disorders
DOI: 10.1007/s40519-017-0439-0


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Brown_Can_body_temperature_2017.pdf793.52 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  17 November 2022/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator