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When does eating too much become food addiction?

Dr. Mike Dow, PsyD
Addiction Medicine

Being addicted to food is like being addicted to any drug. In this video, Katie Lucas and Dr. Mike Dow sit backstage at the Dr. Oz show and discuss the chemicals released by the brain when eating and how it can lead to addiction.


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