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Author Tarman, Vera Ingrid, author

Title Food junkies : the truth about food addiction / Vera Tarman, MD, in consultation with Philip Werdell
Published Toronto [Ontario] : Dundurn, 2014
Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (251 pages)
Contents Preface -- This Book, Bite Size: Our Message to You -- Chapter One: Eating, Eating, Eating: What Is the Problem with Me? -- Chapter Two: I Just Like to Eat! -- Eating and Overeating -- Chapter Three: Sugar Makes Me Happy! -- Chapter Four: So, What Exactly Is Food Addiction? -- Chapter Five: Are You a Food Addict? -- Chapter Six: The Food Fights: Addiction or Eating Disorder? -- Chapter Seven: Lawrence: The Tragic Story of a Food Addict -- Chapter Eight: Stages of Food Addiction -- Chapter Nine: Food Addiction: The Great Saboteur -- Chapter Ten: For the Anorexic -- Chapter Eleven: Hitting Bottom: I Need Help! -- Chapter Twelve: What Do I Do Now? -- Chapter Thirteen: First Things First: Stopping the Food -- Chapter Fourteen: Switching Addictions Chapter Fifteen: Freedom Tastes Great! -- Finding Food Serenity -- Epilogue: A Happy Ending, One Day at a Time
Summary Overeating, binge eating, obesity, anorexia, and bulimia: Food Junkies 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-241) and index
Subject Hyperphagia.
Feeding and Eating Disorders.
Compulsive eating.
Eating disorders.
Form Electronic book
Author Werdell, Philip R., author
ISBN 1459728580
9781459728585 (electronic)