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New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring hormones and dysregulated eating, genetics and antisocial behavior, gene-environment interactions in neurocognitive development, and the role of shame across disorders. ... More>

Dysregulated Positive Emotion Predicts Disordered Eating

New research suggests that positive emotions, in addition to negative emotions, may play a role in rewarding and maintaining these disordered eating behaviors like binge eating and purging. ... More>

A. Janet Tomiyama

University of California, Los Angeles What does your research focus on? Eating is the thread that ties all of my research together. I study the way we eat (whether […]... More>

2012 Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior Meeting

The 2012 Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior Meeting will be held July 10-July 14, 2012 in Zurich, Switzerland. For more information visit: More>


Imagining Eating Can Reduce How Much We Eat

This is a photo of a candied apple.

A study from researchers at Carnegie Mellon, published in the journal Science, suggests that imagining eating the candy may actually help you to eat less of it.... More>