Overeating goes trendy
- To hell on a cream puff. Mathewes-Green, Frederica // Christianity Today;11/13/95, Vol. 39 Issue 13, p44
Reports that gluttony is not about experience but about our inclination to associate it with external effects shows how reluctant we are to confront the sin the heart. Food as power; Satan's ploy; The grayness of gluttony; Fasting for the masses; Dare to be disciplined.
- Mind over appetite. // Body Bulletin;Nov96, p3
Presents awareness exercises to make individuals less likely to eat when they are not hungry and less likely to eat beyond the point of fullness. Raisin medication taught to overeaters at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center's Stress Reduction Clinic.
- Gluttony. Mestel, Rosie // New Scientist;03/28/98, Vol. 157 Issue 2127, p28
Provides information on the biological impact of gluttony in humans. Tips offered pertaining to gluttony.
- Gluttony and thermogenesis revisited. Stock, Michael J // International Journal of Obesity & Related Metabolic Disorders;Nov1999, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p1105
The evolutionary and biological significance of adaptive, homeostatic forms of heat production (thermogenesis) is reviewed. After summarizing the role and selective value of thermogenesis in body temperature regulation (shivering and non-shivering thermogenesis) and the febrile response to...
- GLUTTONY (Book). // Kirkus Reviews;9/1/2003, Vol. 71 Issue 17, p1115
Reviews the book "Gluttony," by Francine Prose.
- Fat chances. Dichter, Peter // DCI;Sep97, Vol. 161 Issue 3, p73
Talks about the eating habits of the author's patient who gradually developed an excessive craving for desserts. Psychologic testing made on the patient; Contributing factors on his excessive craving of food; Result of hypnosis treatment on his condition.
- LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. Lucas, Cynthia; Schrnitz, Raymond; Barton, Daniel; Clubine, John; Beckman, Leonard // Our Sunday Visitor;2/7/2010, Vol. 98 Issue 41, p22
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues, including "Is Islam a Force for Good? Or for Violence?" in the January 3, 2009 issue, "Gluttony--The Most Wide-Spread Deadly Sin," in the January 17, 2009 issue, and "U.S. Bishops Set Sights on Immigration...
- crapulous. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p542
A definition of the medical term "crapulous," which refers to the effects of excessive drinking and eating, is presented.
- polyphagia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1847
An encyclopedia entry for the term "polyphagia" which refers to gluttony or the act of eating large amounts of food is presented.