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I'm Powerless Over Chocolate and My Life Has Become Unmanageable

By Bonnie Bernstein

Don't tell me it isn't substance abuse. This is serious. MORE  

Childhood Abuse Linked to Food Addiction in Women

By Valerie Tejeda

Women with a history of abuse are twice as likely to develop addictive eating patterns, a study finds. MORE  

Chris Christie Reveals His Weight-Loss Surgery

By Will Godfrey

New Jersey's governor underwent lap-band surgery as part of his 20-year struggle with food. MORE  

Binge Eaters Are More Likely to Use Drugs

By Valerie Tejeda

Binge eating in young adults is linked to drug use, a study indicates—but not, surprisingly, to binge drinking. MORE  

Food Cravings: A Quick Guide

By Fionna Agomuoh

Real hunger? Or emotional eating? Knowing the difference can help prevent food addiction. MORE  

John Lennon Was Bulimic, New Book Claims

By May Wilkerson

But Yoko Ono insists that reports of Lennon's binge-eating and self-induced vomiting are untrue. MORE  

The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Will Godfrey

Secondhand Smoke Makes Kids Sick, Harsh Rehab Remedy Wins Fans in Russia, and Drunken Californian Bites Pet Python. MORE  

Take Part in a Food Addiction Survey

By Dirk Hanson

Researchers hope to shed light on the controversial connection between “food addiction” and other addictions like smoking and drinking. MORE  

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