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Addiction To Food Linked To Impulsivity
2014-01-25 06:05:06

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research from the University of Georgia (UGA), published in the journal Appetite, reveals that the same kinds of impulsive behavior that leads some individuals to abuse alcohol and drugs may also contribute to an unhealthy relationship with food. The research team found that people with impulsive personalities were more likely to report higher levels of food addiction, which can lead to obesity. Food addiction is a compulsive...

2014-01-07 16:25:04

PEKIN, Ill., Jan, 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty years of clinical studies report that the majority of dieters are unable to maintain weight loss and health benefits over time. This has produced an enormous amount of confusion as to how to understand the scope and magnitude of weight problems and how to develop effective ways to deal with it. A new presentation at the 2014 iaedp Symposium in St. Petersburg, Florida (February 26-March 2), will open up a whole new vision of what causes...

2013-12-18 23:02:32

5 Research-Based Tips for Avoiding Holiday Party Emotional Eating by Dr. Susan Albers, Psychologist and Author of EatQ. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 Keep your belly happy this holiday. You can eat festive foods without overdoing it using these five research-based strategies by Dr. Susan Albers, psychologist and author of the new book, EatQ: Unlock the Weight Loss Power of Emotional Intelligence. For many people, social eating is often a slippery slope into mindless...

2013-12-16 23:04:55

Treatment center therapist talks about emotional eating St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Ms. Katie Thompson, LPC, NCC of Castlewood Treatment Center was a featured expert on Afternoons on 11 recently, talking about the topic of emotional eating. Ms. Thompson spoke with KPLR's April Simpson about the triggers for emotional eating, the problems associated with it, and the way to overcome it. Emotional eating affects individuals of any age, race, or background. Stress, anxiety or...

Microsoft Smart Bra Detects Mood Eating
2013-12-04 09:32:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Microsoft has put an intimate new spin on the wearable electronics phenomenon by developing a bra capable of detecting when women are eating as a result of stress, various media outlets are reporting. According to the Los Angeles Times, the Redmond, Washington-based tech giant’s device will monitor the heart rate, respiration, galvanic skin response and movement of the person wearing it, and then transmit that data to a synced...

2013-11-25 23:00:17

A new article published on the site Healthreviewcenter.com offers 14 tips on how to stop binge eating disorder. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 The article on the site Healthreviewcenter.com introduces 14 tips on how to stop binge eating disorder. This article is written for people who want to find natural ways to treat eating disorder. Firstly, the writer indicates that people can eat while they do anything, like working at the office, talking, driving, watching TV, fiddling with...

2013-10-23 23:28:59

A new product called Emotional Weight Eliminator was produced to address one of Americas biggest concerns, obesity. A new study shows that emotional eating is the biggest reason for weight gain. (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Eating to feed into emotional problems is a huge concern which many people may not be aware of. It is important to understand what can trigger emotional hunger and what can be done to eliminate emotional eating and weight loss. There is a new highly effective and safe...

2013-10-07 13:31:46

This press release is in support of a presentation by Professor Suzanne Dickson on Monday Oct. 7 at the 26th ECNP Congress in Barcelona, Spain Food addiction is not yet recognized as a mental disorder but certain obese individuals clearly display addictive-like behavior towards food. To achieve a formal diagnostic status, 'food addiction' requires a stronger evidence base to support the claim that certain ingredients have addictive properties identical to addictive drugs of abuse. This...


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bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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