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2014-11-20 08:33:23

The Beacon launches free seminar series open to the public NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-06-27 23:08:31

Recent study suggests certain women are more prone to food addiction. Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

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

New research from the University of Georgia, 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.

2013-10-07 13:31:46

Food addiction is not yet recognized as a mental disorder but certain obese individuals clearly display addictive-like behavior towards food.

2013-07-05 23:03:29

Hilton Head Health (H3) is the first weight loss spa in the world to address the controversial topic of food addiction and how to overcome it in their newest workshop, F.A.R.

Addicted To Chocolate? Your Eyes May Just Be Able To Give You Away
2013-06-25 04:50:44

A new study led by Drexel University has found a common, low-cost ophthalmological tool can measure the brain’s pleasure response to tasting food through the eyes.

2013-06-20 23:24:37

Studies show that high-fructose corn syrup can cause behavioral reactions in rats similar to drugs of abuse, such as cocaine, and that food addiction could be similar.

Is Food Addiction Real?
2013-04-22 14:34:47

The word ‘addiction’ was once reserved for the hardest and most dangerous of substances, and typically elicited an image of a person in a helpless and deplorable state of existence. Psychologists have since been testing the boundaries of this definition, finding examples of Internet addiction, gambling addictions and addictions to pornography and sex.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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