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Food addiction has long been described as being similar to drug dependency - that we crave certain foods because they give our brains the "hit" or hig...
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Having a supportive network of loved ones may be the most important factor when treating anorexia, according to new research published in JAMA Psychia...
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Eating fresh fruits and vegetables isn't only good for your body, but research suggests it is also associated with better mental well-being. Researche...
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Most U.S. citizens spend meal time alone, according to a new report from research firm NPD Group. The findings may be particularly significant for ind...
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Armani has recently come under scrutiny for sending models down the runway who appeared to be exceptionally thin during Milan Fashion Week. Changes in...
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The habit of overeating, when sustained over a long period of time, could damage pathways in the hypothalamus - a part of the brain that regulates met...
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A drug from Shire plc, a global pharmaceutical company, is currently scheduled for priority FDA review as a treatment for adults with binge eating dis...
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Melanie Gaydos is a fashion model - but she also has a rare condition called ectodermal dysplasia, which makes her bald. In a recent interview for the...
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Besides being a cultural mainstay in the Middle East, belly dancing might also help to improve body image, say researchers from Flinders University in...
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While mindless snacking tends to be common when we're in front of the TV, a new study suggests that what we're watching could influence our eating hab...