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Munching Through Life’s Travails

The world is divided into Munchers and Skippers. I’m a Skipper, which means that, when living gets stressful, I stop eating. I don’t snack. I skip meals. Munchers, on the […]... More>

Exploring Stanley Schachter’s Legacy

A symposium at the 25th APS Annual Convention explored the many contributions that psychological scientist Stanley Schachter made to our understanding eating behavior. ... More>

For Obesity, the Future Is Now

For Obesity, the Future Is Now

Obesity is largely a failure of self-control. I know it’s possible to quibble about calories and carbs and dietary fat, but fundamentally, obesity comes down to valuing fattening foods today, […]... More>

Can Our Beliefs About Exercise Make Us Fat?