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Why Catharsis Doesn’t Stop Emotional Eating and What Will

Webster’s Medical Definition: Catharsis 1:purgation 2: elimination of a complex by bringing it to consciousness and affording it expression — compare abreaction Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. Carol Burnett Sometimes you just gotta  get it out ‘cause the need for emotional eating is screaming in your head! The …

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How to Stop Emotional Eating without Thinking Too Much

Emotional eating is a huge energy drain. Emotional eating takes your focus away from more productive activities, like dealing with your emotions head-on. Think about how much time and energy you expend thinking about the uncomfortable feelings, wanting it to go away, telling yourself that you can quiet the obsessive thoughts to finally getting overcome …

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5 Reasons Why Eating in Moderation is so Difficult

You’ve probably heard that if you “just” eat in moderation you can eat anything! For someone who doesn’t emotionally eat it’s an easy thing to say. But, if you’re trapped in the cycle of emotional eating, dieting and back to emotional eating again it’s another story. Eating in moderation is a great foundation for getting …

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10 Fantastic Mantras to Stop Emotional Eating Right Now!

Sometimes we all get stuck listening to that little nagging voice in our heads that often leads to emotional eating. The voice of doubt. The voice that questions your wise inner voice of self-knowledge. The voice that is overly critical and can be downright mean. When you’re struggling with emotional eating the voice of doubt …

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3 Ways to Relieve Mindless Eating and Holiday Food Stress For Good!

Celebrations, regardless of type; holiday, birthday, summer pool party, retirement, etc., usually involve some sort of special food. But during the holidays, these special foods can seem to last far longer than just one meal. A week of feasting can push mindless eating and holiday food stress to acute levels. Special foods are plentiful. From the seasonal …

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