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By On June 4th, 2013

Childhood Abuse May Lead to Food Addiction in Women

A recent study found that women who have experienced sexual and physical abuse during childhood are nearly twice as likely to have food addiction issues in adulthood. Studies in the past have linked obesity as well as eating disorders such as bulimia and anorexia nervosa to childhood abuse. This study looked specifically at the association…

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