Addicted to tanning: When it's about more than achieving 'a healthy glow'

‘Tan Mom’ says she was ‘proclaimed dead’ before emerging from recent health scare Patricia Krentcil, dubbed the ‘Tan Mom’ after allegedly bringing her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning booth, is said to have been ‘proclaimed dead’ before emerging from a recent health scare. Placed in a medically-induced coma after collapsing on a Florida street, Krentcil is now recovering from her […]

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Pizza and chocolate can be just as addicting as drugs and alcohol, study suggests

Have you ever opened a bag of chips, only to polish it off moments later? There could be a scientific reason for that. According to a new study, pizza, chocolate, chips, cookies and ice cream are the foods most often associated with “addictive-like eating.” The goal of the study was to better understand which foods, and properties of those foods, […]

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