Laura Hout

Los Angeles Times - Travel Section

Binge Eating Disorder / Food Addiction

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Binge Eating Disorder Association

National Eating Disorders Association

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Article of the Month:

There’s No Such Thing as Food Addiction

"But I’ve come to see that nearly all the foods that elicit addictive behaviour share one thing in common: they have been significantly altered or enhanced through manufactured flavour chemicals and ingredients – also known as drugs.

"Quite simply, food is not addictive; drugs are addictive. And food companies are putting drugs in our food. The correct name for this problem is food additive addiction, or perhaps refined food addiction."

http://www.msn.com/en-ph/foodanddrink/foodnews/there%E2%80%99s-no-such-thing-as-food-addiction/ar-AAqY6eR?li=BBr8Cnv