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15 March 2012

Work burnout tied to emotional eating

Women who are fed up with their jobs may be more likely to turn to food for comfort in times of stress, a new study suggests.

Women who are fed up with their jobs may be more likely to turn to food for comfort in times of stress, a new study suggests.

The findings, reported in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, are not surprising, said Dr Sherry Pagoto, from the Weight Centre at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Eating connected to stress

 
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