Healthy Eating

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7 Ways to Overcome Food Cravings and Stop Mindless Eating

These strategies are from The Hunger Fix – a book that offers tried-and-true tips on how to stop mindless eating. Even better, Dr Pam Peeke also offers advice for overcoming food cravings that go right to the heart of the problem. “Among women who binge eat, 83% were abused as children,” writes Dr Pam Peeke in The Hunger Fix: The Three-Stage Detox […]

6 Ways to Stop Stress Eating Late at Night

Do you need to quit the late-night binges of chips, ice cream, or chocolate? These tips on how to stop stress eating late at night will help you get a handle on your midnight munchie compulsions. Chewing sugarless gum works for me. Simply Gum – Assorted Natural Chewing Gum is all-natural gum made from just six ingredients. It doesn’t contain aspartame, plastic, or […]

Sleep Eating Disorder – Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments

Eating while sleeping is a rare but serious sleep disorder. Here’s what sleep eating disorder is, why sleep eaters are compelled to eat in the middle of the night, and how sleep eating disorders differ from nocturnal eating syndrome. “It’s the most frustrating, defeating feeling to know that you’ve done it again,” says Donna, a sleep eater  in Sleep: A Groundbreaking […]

How to Know If You Have an Eating Disorder

If you obsess about what, when, and how much you eat, do you have an eating disorder? Here are a few signs of unhealthy eating habits, to help you know if you have anorexia or bulimia nervosa. These signs of anorexia nervosa, bulimia, and body dysmorphic disorder could help you recognize an eating disorder — which can then lead to […]

10 Best Foods for College Students – From Bean Dip to Berries

The best foods for college students improve memory, heighten thinking skills, boost the immune system, and keep students fit, focused, and fabulous. “Mother Nature’s foods and natural medicines are more powerful than any drug in the prevention of brain diseases,” says naturopath Michelle Schoffro Cook. Most of these foods are proven to directly increase brain and immune health – which […]