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Comfort food


Comfort food leads to more weight gain during stress, says study

May 01, 2019 2:00 pm

Researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Australia discovered a molecular pathway in the brain, controlled by insulin, which drives the additional weight gain.

Decoded: Why we indulge in comfort foods

April 30, 2019 10:19 am

According to researchers from University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia, a post breakup ice-cream binge is actually a scientific phenomenon.

Having ice cream may not lift your mood

May 26, 2014 1:46 pm

Scientists have found the idea that eating certain foods makes us feel better when we are in a bad mood may be a myth.

The Lightness of Being

May 12, 2012 7:47 am

On a searingly hot day,the appetite usually nose dives. But that trend can reverse if one can be afforded the privilege of bowls full of comfort food.

Women fed-up with jobs more prone to 'uncontrolled eating'

March 22, 2012 2:03 pm

Women who are overworked or bored with their career are likelier to turn to comfort food.

Comfort food helps fight loneliness: Study

March 22, 2011 3:34 pm

Feeling lonely? Have a bowl of chicken soup or eat some mashed potatoes and macaroni with cheese.

Craving comfort

February 11, 2011 5:11 pm

Comfort food,is what you have on a rainy day,sprawled in front of the telly watching your favourite show.

Daily stress may cause over-eating leading to obesity

September 02, 2010 11:58 am

A new study examined the effects of stress on meal patterns and food intake.