Daniel Re

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Affiliation: University of St Andrews
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attractive skin coloration: harnessing sexual selection to improve diet and health
    Ross D Whitehead
    School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland
    Evol Psychol 10:842-54. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Educational expectations and adolescent health behaviour: an evolutionary approach
    Ross Whitehead
    Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit, School of Medicine, Medical and Biological Sciences Building, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9TF, Scotland, UK
    Int J Public Health 60:599-608. 2015
  3. pmc Appealing to vanity: could potential appearance improvement motivate fruit and vegetable consumption?
    Ross D Whitehead
    Perception Lab, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Am J Public Health 102:207-11. 2012
  4. pmc You are what you eat: within-subject increases in fruit and vegetable consumption confer beneficial skin-color changes
    Ross D Whitehead
    School of Psychology, Perception Lab, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
    PLoS ONE 7:e32988. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Judging the health and attractiveness of female faces: is the most attractive level of facial adiposity also considered the healthiest?
    Vinet Coetzee
    School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Mary s Quad, South Street, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, UK
    Body Image 8:190-3. 2011

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Attractive skin coloration: harnessing sexual selection to improve diet and health
    Ross D Whitehead
    School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland
    Evol Psychol 10:842-54. 2012
    ..We argue that the benefits to appearance may motivate individuals to improve their diet and that this line of appearance research reveals a potentially powerful strategy for motivating a healthy lifestyle...
  2. doi request reprint Educational expectations and adolescent health behaviour: an evolutionary approach
    Ross Whitehead
    Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit, School of Medicine, Medical and Biological Sciences Building, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9TF, Scotland, UK
    Int J Public Health 60:599-608. 2015
    ..This suggests public health improvements may be achievable by encouraging adolescents to adopt academic goals. We investigate confounders of this putative relationship, focusing on those identified by evolutionary theory...
  3. pmc Appealing to vanity: could potential appearance improvement motivate fruit and vegetable consumption?
    Ross D Whitehead
    Perception Lab, School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
    Am J Public Health 102:207-11. 2012
    ..This approach represents a novel direction for the field and is potentially suitable for cost-effective, population-level dissemination through the visual media...
  4. pmc You are what you eat: within-subject increases in fruit and vegetable consumption confer beneficial skin-color changes
    Ross D Whitehead
    School of Psychology, Perception Lab, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
    PLoS ONE 7:e32988. 2012
    ..This carotenoid-based coloration contributes beneficially to the appearance of health in humans and is held to be a sexually selected cue of condition in other species...
  5. doi request reprint Judging the health and attractiveness of female faces: is the most attractive level of facial adiposity also considered the healthiest?
    Vinet Coetzee
    School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Mary s Quad, South Street, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland, UK
    Body Image 8:190-3. 2011
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of the sociocultural portrayal of female body ideals and the preference for healthy individuals...