Eating Troubles

Researchers are zeroing in on what causes certain people to see food as the enemy.

By Emily Sohn, 00:00 AM January 30, 2006

We all have to eat, but choosing the right foods can be hard. Many people also have trouble controlling how much they eat.

Instead of eating reasonable portions of fruit, vegetables, whole grains, and other healthy foods, lots of people eat too many cookies and chips. Many people just eat too much food in general.

One result is an epidemic of obesity that has swelled the waistlines of millions of adults and kids. This increase in obesity has led to increases in the occurrence of diabetes, ...

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