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Explained: Why we turn to emotional eating to cope with stress

After an especially draining day, it’s not uncommon to indulge in a slice from your favourite pizza joint. Soon, that’s followed by a second slice, which is washed down with some ice cream and maybe a few cookies, too. Emotional eating is common, and the American Psychological Association estimates that about 38 percent of adults […]

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The vicious cycle of binge eating, obesity and depression

Have you been munching too much of late? Then, it is time to reflect upon your binge eating, as experts warn it may lead you to depression. Psychiatrists have been witnessing cases wherein binge eating, an eating disorder, has led to obesity, which in turn leads to depression. Raina Kapoor (name changed), a 22-year-old Mumbai resident […]

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