The CNP Diet and Personality Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between dietary intake and all aspects of child and adolescent personality.

To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership (available Fall 2021).

2017

The role of personality traits in young adult fruit and vegetable consumption
Original

2020

Implications of personality and parental education on healthy lifestyles among adolescents
Original

2019

Exploring the relationship between the big five personality characteristics and dietary habits among students in a Ghanaian University
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2016

Descriptive peer norms, self-control and dietary behaviour in young adults
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2013

Personality and fruit and vegetable consumption in young men: mixed methods assessment
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2020

Normal variations in personality predict eating behavior, oral health, and partial syndrome bulimia nervosa in adolescent girls
Original

2018

Self-perceived level of competitiveness, tension, and dependency and lifestyles in the 'Seguimiento Universidad de Navarra' cohort study
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2020

Temperament profiles are associated with dietary behavior from childhood to adulthood
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2020

Temperament in preadolescence is associated with weight and eating pathology in young adulthood
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2020

Internalizing symptoms modulate real-world affective response to sweet food and drinks in children
Original

2014

Relationship between impulsivity, snack consumption and children's weight
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