More press release for our awesome study by grad student Angela, Dr. T, and Dr. Andrew Ward! It seems like everyone is curious to know what weight stigma smells like and this time they’re on the LA Times!
You won’t want to miss out on how they used a tricky manipulation where participants rated odorless “scent samples” and found that people perceived scents as less appealing when in the presence of an image of a heavy individual versus a thin individual. Make sure to check out that LA Times article and the full paper here!!