March 4, 2015

The Addictive Nature of Processed Foods

The Addictive Nature of Processed Foods A University of Michigan study is one of the first studies to examine specifically which foods may be addictive and why. This is important in helping to identify additional causes of eating disorders and the increasing number of people suffering from obesity. While behavioral addictions have been controversial, new […]

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January 21, 2015

The Connection between PTSD, Food and Women

The Connection between PTSD, Food and Women According to researchers at the Mailman School of Public Health at the Columbia and Harvard Schools of Public Health, women with post-traumatic stress disorder are nearly twice as likely to develop type 2 diabetes compared with women who do not have PTSD. The longitudinal cohort study provides the […]

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