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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
34 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Eat healthy: Alternatives. Try snacking on carrots, celery, pickles, cherry tomatoes, fruits. Even pretzels can help since it's hard to eat too many pretzels! if ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
No simple answer: Please consult this site for ideas and suggestions. http://www.webmd.com/diet/features/the-facts-about-food-cravings.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
We sometimes crave: foods which we are actually allergic to. Do an experiment. Don't eat the top food you crave for a week and see if you are more relaxed, think cleare ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Psychology: Understand the reasons you eat in the evenings. Often people do not eat all day at work and then when home and relaxed and "safe" find they are hungr ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Craving: Don't let yourself to the point where your feel staved.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Try drinking a glass: Of water before picking up food. If you are craving food - consider a light vegetable snack instead.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
One way of going: is to get tested for food sensitivities. We often crave the very foods that we are sensitive to. Great Plains Laboratory in KS has such a test. Pea ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Lado
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Binge eating tx: Modified cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy and dialectical behavior therapy. In addition pharmacotherapy with ssris is successful in ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
Lot of theories: None are perfect. These stem around complicated hormonal patterns. Other things that may be at play are classical conditioning like you may have hea ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Miroslava Fox
14 years experience in Clinical Psychology
See below: Are you overeating or it's about food in general? See your primary care physician to help rule out anything medical. Also, see a clinical psychologist ... Read More

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