Food junkies: the truth about food addiction [electronic resource] / Vera Tarman, MD, Philip Werdell.
- ISBN: 9781459728578 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1459728572 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [United States] : Dundurn : 2014.
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|Summary, etc.:|| Overeating, binge eating, obesity, anorexia, and bulimia: Food Junkies tackles the complex, poorly understood issue of food addiction from the perspectives of a medical researcher and dozens of survivors. What exactly is food addiction? Is it possible to draw a hard line between indulging cravings for "comfort food" and engaging in substance abuse? For people struggling with food addictions, recognizing their condition - to say nothing of gaining support and advice - remains a frustrating battle. Built around the experiences of people suffering and recovering from food addictions, Food Junkies offers practical information grounded in medical science, while putting a face to the problems of food addiction. It is meant to be a knowledgeable and friendly guide on the road to food serenity.
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