HEADLINE: Emotional Eating is a Problem
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By now, you likely know what emotional eating is. You probably realize that emotions cause 75% of overeating. You're a... Read more
When weight loss professionals discuss emotional eating, you hear a lot of talk about stimulus control, stress management techniques, and cognitive reframing. This is all well and good (and you’ll be hearing some of that here), but it doesn&rsq... Read more
What is the single, most common problem that most dieters face when trying to lose weight? Will power? Nah. Temptation? Sometimes. Emotional eating? Bingo! That’s why it takes so much more than good intentions and information about nutrition an... Read more
Eating is more than something we do to nourish our bodies with vital nutrients. It's also an activity we do out of habit, like nail biting, hair twirling, or finger tapping. And sometimes, we habitually turn to food in response to certain emotion... Read more
Ever been angry or upset one minute and then on your couch eating the next, unable to remember why you started eating or how long you had spent munching? If so, then you have entered the world of emotional eating. It’s something than can ha... Read more
Keto day4. Pretty sure I had a little keto flu last night but I am finding this eating style very easy to stick to. Down 6 lbs, I know that's water. I started the keto eating adventure after to weeks in Turkey eating everything! #lowcarb... Read more
#PokemonGo has really helped me move more. I walked three miles this morning, checked my egg progress, saw that I was almost done with a 10k egg, and ended up walking another mile to hatch it!... Read more
Hi, my name is Jerome and I am an emotional eater. There, I said it. I mean, I’ve said it before out loud.But I thought it was important that I write it down. I am a man who is an emotional eater. You know what emotional ea... Read more
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All too often both men and women fail to recogniz... Read more
I need help.
I have a big problem with emotional eating.
I don't want to feel - it is not safe.
Would any of you be able to direct me to resources that might help me learn to deal with this? Possible resources might include a Spark... Read more
Okay, so i am trying to buy healthy, so, i bought some mixed nuts to have for snacks. I know that there are certain things i just can't have in the house because, well, I won't stop eating till it is gone. I just had a gala (medium) apple for my snac... Read more
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