addictive foods

"These foods are called hyperpalatables, and are sugary/fatty/salty food and beverage combinations which are typically refined
Food addiction isn’t an officially recognized addiction; the closest thing to it in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual
The foods on this list are calorie-dense, lack nutritional value, and can be addictive. While most of us indulge in these foods every once in a while, if you find yourself constantly craving these addictive foods, consider writing down the situations when you start craving them.
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Without a doubt, the eat-repent-repeat cycle must be resolved -- but calling it "addiction" takes away the power to change and prevents you from learning to use food in an enjoyable, moderate way.