The Cognition of Hunger and Eating Behaviours

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Sibilia, Lucio;
(2010)
  • Publisher: University of Rijeka
  • Journal: Psychological Topics, volume 19, issue 2 (issn: 1332-0742, eissn: 1849-0395)
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  • Subject: cognition | Psychology | eating behaviour; hunger; cognition; cognitive-behaviour therapy | BF1-990 | eating behaviour | hunger | cognitive-behaviour therapy
    mesheuropmc: digestive, oral, and skin physiology

Hunger is a poorly defined cognition, assumed to motivate overeating, but there is no firm evidence that the intensity of a sense of hunger is related to overweight. Recent research has suggested instead that irregular eating habits, as deriving from dieting, emotional ... View more
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