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Food Addiction: It's Not An Eating Disorder

By Jowita Bydlowska

The Fix Q&A with Vera Tarman about her book Food Junkies: The Truth About Food Addiction MORE  

PTSD and Food Addiction Go Hand-in-Hand for Women

By Bryan Le

Researchers have found the stronger the PTSD, the more likely a woman will suffer from eating addiction. MORE  

Is Food Addiction a Myth?

By Jeanene Swanson

Some scoff at the idea, others clamor for a cure. Is it an eating disorder, or an actual addiction? MORE  

Sugar Not Addictive, Study Says

By Paul Gaita

It's the act of consuming food, not the kind of food that spurs addiction. MORE  

Food Addiction Can Be Reversed, Study Says

By Shawn Dwyer

A focus on eating healthier in concert with education can help food addicts turn toward healthier foods. MORE  

Weight Loss Surgery Made Sharon Osbourne Feel Like a 'Cheat'

By Victoria Kim

The outspoken music manager and television personality recently talked about her struggles with weight loss and food addiction. MORE  

Researchers Find Link Between Food Addiction and Impulsive Personalities

By Paul Gaita

According to new research, people who exhibit impulsive personalities may develop an addiction to food. And that could lead to treatment for those suffering from obesity. MORE  

Chris Christie, the Addict?

By Joe Schrank

Based on his eating disorder, his denial behavior and his emotional outbursts at his disempowered critics, you might want to view the governor as something other than another deceiving and ruthless politician.  MORE  

Bite Me

By Hallie Hart Hodenfield

TV host Mika Brzezinski wrote a book about food addiction. The Fix shows how the book has nothing to do with addiction, and everything to do with the economy. And vanity. MORE  

Unraveling The Riddle of Anorexia

By Maddy Demberg

It's time to change the way we talk about anorexia and eating disorders MORE  

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