Do abnormalities in the gut influence the brain, or do abnormalities in the brain influence the gut?
Why do people compulsively overeat? How does it compensate for the disappointments of life? Is binge eating a behavioral addiction?
When the wrong populations of bacteria get out of control they can stir up depression and anxiety disorders. What is going on down there?
How could the microscopic creatures in our gastrointestinal tract impact our mental and emotional health? Studies show they do.
This post continues to follow the progress of efforts to end child obesity in the United Kingdom.
Why is Childhood Obesity News not making a bigger deal out of National Child Obesity Awareness Month? Well, around here, that’s every month.
Children overeat to cancel out bad feelings. This age-old problem is unlikely to be solved by a brochure.
With a childhood obesity rate of up to 40 percent in the United Kingdom, the struggle against obesity has been ferocious and divisive.
No one can overcome obesity until emotional problems are addressed, as in most cases they revolve around the inability to love oneself.