New Jersey Food Addiction

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Food Addiction:

Behavioral Nutrition specializes in the treatment of Food Addiction, Binge- Eating and Compulsive Over-Eating.

Our outpatient programs combine effective research-based Behavioral Therapy and Medical Nutrition Counseling that allow patients to continue with their daily life responsibilities while seeking personalized treatment.

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Common Symptoms of Food Addiction

  1. Cravings for certain foods, despite feeling full and having just finished a nutritious meal.
  2. Eating much more than intended.
  3. Eating to the point of feeling excessively “stuffed”.
  4. Feelings of guilt after eating particular foods, yet eating them again soon after.
  5. Making excuses about why one should eat something they are craving.
  6. Multiple attempts at quitting eating or setting rules (includes cheat meals/days) about certain foods.
  7. Hiding consumption of unhealthy foods from others.
  8. Inability to control consumption of unhealthy foods, despite knowing that they are causing physical harm (including weight gain).