[16 Oct 2014] Listen to podcast about food and addiction by NeuroFAST Prof. Julian Mercer. The European Food Information Council, EUFIC, interview Prof. Julian Mercer, who methodically go through topics such as "Can someone really be addicted to food?" and "Talking about a "eating behaviour" is more appropriate than saying "addiction" in the context of food"
[18 Sep 2014] NeuroFAST article on "eating addiction" has gained huge interest in popular press across Europe. The Guardian, The Daily mail and several other top european news paper covered our study.
[9 Sep 2014] People can become addicted to eating for its own sake but not to consuming specific foods such as those high in sugar or fat, according to our new study published in Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews.