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Chocolate Cravings

This 15-Minute Trick Reduces Junk Food Cravings

Posted 03.15.2015 | Healthy Living

By Tom Jacobs For many of us, the ever-present temptation to reach for the chocolate becomes nearly impossible to resist when we're feeling stresse...

This Is Why Women Crave Cake, Men Want Steak

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.11.2014 | Taste

Could this be why men dominate the grill?

TV and the Power of Suggestion

Dr. Wendie Trubow | Posted 01.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Wendie Trubow

The power of suggestion is indeed powerful. And, in my opinion, it's rarely to our benefit. Think about it -- when you have a craving, is it for something healthy like apples or spinach, chicken or salmon? Not for me.

Gluttony Reseachers Turn Rats Into M&M Eating Machines

Posted 09.20.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 09/20/2012 12:22 PM EDT on LiveScience A part of the brain usually associated with move...

What Do Your Food Cravings Really Mean?

Posted 09.11.2012 | Healthy Living

By Jene Luciani for When a chocolate fix hits so intensely that you feel like you'll scream if you don't get a candy bar, it's easy to bl...

Why Are Premenstrual Women Desperate For Chocolate?

Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Judith J. Wurtman, PhD

I nearly fell off the treadmill when I heard on TV that snapping a rubber wristband against the wrist would stop the need to eat cookies. A craving for carbohydrates is as natural as feeling thirst when the body needs water.