Our team members Hana Machackova and David Smahel and our collaborator Carlos A. Almenara published an article "Sociodemographic, attitudinal, and behavioral correlates of using nutrition, weight loss, and fitness websites: An online survey" in the Journal of Medical Internet Research.
Nutrition, diet, and fitness are among the most searched health topics by internet users. Besides that, health-related internet users are diverse in their motivations and individual characteristics. However, little is known about the individual characteristics associated with the usage of nutrition, weight loss, and fitness websites. The aim of the study was to examine individual factors associated with usage of these websites.
You can read the full article, that is available for free, on the Journal of Medical Internet Research here.