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Why being impulsive might put you at risk for food addiction

Dictionary Series - Health: addiction

An impulsive personality has long been associated with addiction to alcohol and drugs. Impulsive people are more likely to act rashly when they are feeling bad, for example, making them more likely to use drugs or alcohol when they experience a low. Now, psychologists think impulsivity may lead to another problematic behavior – addictive eating. [...]

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