binge eaters

The mere sight, smell of food hikes dopamine levels in binge eaters

March 1st, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): A new brain imaging study has revealed that just the mere sight or smell of food elevates dopamine - a brain chemical linked to reward and motivation - ... Read more...

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Binge eating linked to childhood abuse

May 13th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 13 (IANS) Childhood sexual or emotional abuse, which leads to self-criticism, may be one of the reasons behind binge eating, research says. Binge eaters stuff themselves with a day's worth of ... Read more...

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Indian scientists reveal how memories of sinful meals protect binge eaters

September 16th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): If your last birthday went gorging on the cake, then the memory of the indulgence may help you choose a fruit salad next year round in case ... Read more...

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