Health Psychology

Expectations for Coping with Cancer

Laura Shiffrin, MA and Kate Szymanski, PhD - Adelphi University, USA.

Time to complete - 20 minutes.
Jun
22
2017

You will be asked questions regarding your coping strategies and psychological functioning after cancer diagnosis. You will qualify if you are age 18 or older and have been diagnosed with any type of cancer – excluding brain cancer – and are not currently in remission.

IBD Mindfulness Study

Jacqueline Black and Dr Lion Shahab - University College London, UK.

Time to complete - 10 minutes.
Jun
4
2017

UCL researchers study if mindfulness helps IBD sufferers (18+, UK resident & have Crohn’s or Ulcerative Colitis). 10 minute questionnaire and access to online mindfulness training for 30 days

Factors that Affect Bowel Cancer Screening Uptake

Anastasia Tsipa - University of Leeds, UK.

Time to complete - 10 minutes.
Apr
26
2017

Annually 42,265 people are diagnosed with bowel cancer. I am researching how to increase screening for this life-threatening disease. Please take part in a 10-minute survey to help us understand the factors that influence bowel cancer screening uptake and be a part of something that could benefit us all.

Exploration of Food Addiction

Chung-Hui Wang -

Time to complete - 20 minutes.
Apr
26
2017

Excessive food consumption has been shown a risk to health. Food addiction has a negative impact on physical and mental well-being. The purpose of this research is to determine the vulnerable groups of food addiction.

The Impact of Forgiveness and Personality on Health

Dr David Shaw, Dr Liz Simpson and Mr Paweł Kaliniecki - Ulster University, UK.

Time to complete - 15 minutes.
Mar
27
2017

This study is looking at the links between different types of forgiveness, certain personality traits and perceptions of health. It is being carried out so that we can get a better understanding of the impact of forgiveness on perceptions of health, and its interaction with one’s personality.

Elements of Perceived Communication and Quality of Life Determinants for Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

Jennifer Forrester M.A. - John F. Kennedy University, USA.

Time to complete - 15 minutes.
Jan
8
2017

Researchers are collecting data for a study investigating breast cancer patients’ communication with their treatment team and its impact on quality of life. This study aims to utilize the obtained information in order to provide information to the medical community to improve treatment outcomes for women diagnosed with breast cancer.

NoHoW: Evidence Based ICT Tools for Weight Loss Maintenance

James Stubbs, Sarah Scott, Fiona Croden, Lauren Ramsey and Beth Pearson - The University of Leeds, UK.

Time to complete - 2 hours
Jan
8
2017

The Human Appetite Research Unit needs volunteers to join the NoHoW EU-funded clinical trial testing how state of the art technology can help people maintain weight loss. You will receive a Fitbit, Fitbit Smart Scales and access to a web based toolkit which provides individualised information through an intuitive dashboard.

See website for eligibility.

Exploring Food-related Thoughts

Helena Wehling - London Metropolitan University, UK.

Time to complete - 10 minutes.
Oct
26
2016

I am interested in studying the relationship between thoughts and beliefs around food / eating and different weight categories for my doctoral thesis.

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