Researchers have new evidence in rats to explain how it is that chocolate candies can be so completely irresistible. The urge to overeat such deliciously sweet and fatty treats traces to an unexpected part of the brain and its production of a natural, opium-like chemical.
A new study could help explain why stress often leads people to binge eat or relapse into addiction.
Do you prefer the taste of fatty food? Are you someone who eats for pleasure rather than for hunger's sake? According to a new study, the tendency to overeat could be due to a hormone deficiency.
According to a new study, women with apple shaped bodies may be at higher risk of binge eating episodes.
A new study reports sleep loss enhances endocannabinoid levels, causing hunger and a stronger desire to indulge in snacking.
Activation of a neural circuit can inhibit binge like eating behaviors in mice.
Researchers report hereditary factors lie behind adults with ADHD that develop binge eating and alcohol dependencies.
A new study has identified a biological pathway associated with the risk for developing an eating disorder.
Researchers outline how cravings may occur in the brain.