Renascent Food Addiction Program

Do you... Eat to escape your feelings? Eat in secret? Think about food and your weight constantly? You’re not alone. Food addiction is real and recovery is possible. Call now to learn more about Canada’s only inpatient food addiction program for women, provided by...

Dr Tarman in the media

Readers Digest , Feb 2017 Globe and Mail, March 2017. Vera Tarman on the commonality between food and drug addiction....

A False Dichotomy: Is Addiction a Disease or Learned Behaviour?

By Vera Tarman MD, ABAM Is addiction a disease or learned behaviour? How about both? Many people seem to feel that addiction and learned behaviour are two separate entities. The battle between psychologists who use the operant conditioning model and physicians who use...

NEWS!: OHIP covered GTA food addiction group.

NEWS!: OHIP covered GTA food addiction group. Want to go to an OHIP covered food addiction group? For more info: You will need your doctor to fill out this referral form:...

A Solution for the Eating Disordered Mind

I am an eating disorder sufferer who had sought relief from my problems in every imaginable group, therapy, and medical treatment in Ontario. Despite an honest desire to recover, I struggled to find a solution, even in the 12-step program of Overeaters Anonymous. This...

Food Junkies has gone audible!

Food Junkies - Read the Reviews! The Busy Mom’s daily Readeropolis  The Book Connection Natural...

Drug Addiction Periodic Table

Have a look at this periodic table for drugs - open link in post and click on the drug you want to learn about. Thanks to DetoxLocal! Detox Local's Periodic Table of Drug...

Is Food Addiction Real? A Review of Food Junkies

by Vivian Chow , MD I was given the opportunity to read and comment on this book when a colleague had to abandon the review. At first, I was a bit skeptical of the notion of food as an addiction. Junkies are addicted to heroin, crack, cigarettes, and alcohol. How...

Buyer Beware: Training Programs for Food Addiction Counselling#1,

This is the first of two parts So you want to be a food addiction counselor? Good luck! Not long ago I had a conversation with a reporter who wanted to know where a food addict could go for help. Her article carried the sad but unfortunately accurate headline: “Little...


Unpopular Culture Podcast: The Psychology of food addiction

Toronto Speaks: Food Addiction, March 2017:

Friday June 10 2016, Strong Food Addictions, Radio MD

May 2016, Eating Addiction and the Fitness World

May 2016, RadioMD, Strong Food Addictions.

May 2016, Commonwealth Club: Food Addiction 2.0

April 2016, Australian ABC 774 radio interview on food addiction

April 2016, Revitalize Your Metabolism Summit: Food Addiction


March 21, 2016 #52 Eating Addiction and the Fitness World with Vera

February 13th 2016 – Vanessa Kredler on My interview with Dr Vera Tarman on her book Food Junkies

November 2015, Rogers’ Toronto Speaks: Food Addiction

August 21, 2015, Problems and Solutions with Cathy Blythe

May 9/15, CBC Fresh Air: Dr.Vera Tarman on food addiction

March 25th, 2015: The Daily Diet on food addiction

December 11, 2014:  Dr.  Pamela Peeke, Radio MD: Truth About Food Addiction

December 11, 2014:  Dr.  Pamela Peeke, Radio MD: Evaluate Your Eating Habits

December 22, 2014: Underground Wellness, Food Junkies

December, 2014: The Agenda with Steve Pakin, TVO

March, 2014: Dr. Tarman and Dr. J. Renae Norton

June, 2013: Dr Tarman and James Baillor Interview

January 22, 2013: Dr. J. Renae Norton, of Eating Disorder Pro, interviews Dr. Tarman on Food Addiction

2012: The Roots of Addiction – TVO – The Agenda with Steve Paikin (and Dr Tarman)

December, 2012: Twilight Talk with Mara Dolan and Austin Fontanella (WCAP) with Dr. Vera Tarman

June 6, 2012: Carbohydrates Can Kill: Dr. Robert K. Su & Dr. Tarman

April 30,2012: Getting Better Wellness: Dr. Tarman on Food Addiction

April 30, 2012: Getting Better Wellness: Dr. Tarman on Food Addiction (iTunes)

February 28, 2012: Commonwealth Club, San Francisco on Food Addiction

Dr. Vera Tarman Helping Food Junkies Beat Their Carbohydrate Addiction

February 28, 2012: Commonwealth Club, San Francisco (Food Addiction)

Audio from Livin La Vida Low-Carb – 2012


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