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Food and Addiction: What it is, How it is Measured in Humans


Ashley Gearhardt is a clinical psychology doctoral student at Yale University exploring the possibility that certain foods may be capable of triggering an addictive process. She examines cognitive and neural processes associated with symptoms of food addiction. Series: Food and Addiction: Environmental, Psychological and Biological Perspectives.

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