Work Packages

WP1:

Bi-directional link of food intake, nutrients and obesity with depression: observational evidence

WP Leader:

VU University-Vumc, Netherlands

Main Objectives:

  • To determine the bi-directional relation of food intake with (change in) depressive symptoms and incident clinical depression.
  • To determine the bi-directional relation between nutrient status and (change in) depressive symptoms and incident clinical depression.
  • To determine the bi-directional relation between obesity and (change in) depressive symptoms and incident clinical depression.
  • To unravel the psychological, lifestyle, and environmental mechanisms underlying the above associations.

Main Deliverables:

  • Reports on the observational relation of food intake, nutrient status and obesity with depression