TITLE

Surrendering to food cravings OK, experts say

PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
Jet;3/18/96, Vol. 89 Issue 18, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the health effects of giving in to a food craving. Need to eat all foods in moderation within the context of a well-balanced diet; Tendency for people to overconsume on certain foods that they try to avoid because of diet; Food cravings as an attempt to supply the body with nutrients it lacks.
ACCESSION #
9603212150

 

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