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Food Junkies : The Truth About Food Addiction (Paperback) (M.D. Vera Tarman)

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A fact-filled guide to coping with compulsive overeating problems by an experienced addictions doctor who draws on many patients’ stories of recovery.
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.
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.
Number of Pages: 251
Genre: Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: Health Care Issues, Healthy Living
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Author: M.D. Vera Tarman
Language: English
Street Date: December 23, 2014
TCIN: 16470551
UPC: 9781459728592
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-2911
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