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‘Food addiction’ may be fuelling obesity crisis ….

Daily mail published an article yesterday highlighting the relevance of Food Addiction as a potential underlying problem to the growing rates of obesity. Experts compare the disorder to individuals who compulsively gamble or steal. Food addiction is still not recognised as a diagnosable conditions, however this article mentions that Psychiatrists around the country are changing in the way they view this condition. According to this article as many as 1 in 200 could be suffering from Food Addiction.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2199663/Food-addiction-fuelling-obesity-crisis-scientists-believe-200-people-suffering-condition.html

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