Seventy years ago, Dr. Silkworth told Bill W., the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, that alcoholism was a disease – that alcoholism was not a result of poor judgment or a lack of will power or a sign of moral depravity.
Meet David Wiss, RDN! Clinician, researcher, and a wicked smart guy!
In todays episode we talk to him about his research papers, what we should be adding into our food plans, if he thinks abstinence is necessary for a food addict and whether he believes Food Addiction will be … [Read more...] about Food Junkies Podcast Ep2: David Wiss
Just like with drugs and alcohol, people can experience addictive effects when eating certain foods, which in turn can lead to food compulsions, serious addictions, and related health conditions.
In my latest article for [Read more...] about Real Talk on Food Addiction & Recovery
join Jim Cullen, Nicki W and Dr Vera Tarman on Toronto Speaks: Addiction and Recovery in the LGBTQ Community, Nov 7, 2016. We talk about some of the pertinent issues in addiction and obstacles to care in the LGTBQ community. … [Read more...] about Toronto Speaks: Addiction and Recovery in the LGBTQ Community
Join Jackilyn Alberton and Jessica Manley with Dr. Vera Tarman on Rogers TV call in show, Toronto Speaks: Gambling Addiction. … [Read more...] about Toronto Speaks: Gambling Addiction
Join Joshua Montgomery and Elaine Birchall with Dr. Vera Tarman on Rogers TV call in show, to talk about Gambling Addiction and Hoarding Behaviours. … [Read more...] about Toronto Speaks: Shopping and Hoarding Addiction
Join Rosemary Munro and Carolyn Green with Dr. Vera Tarman, on Rogers TV, Toronto Speaks: Addiction. Do Interventions Work? … [Read more...] about Toronto Speaks: Interventions
Join us on Rogers TV Toronto for a discussion of Addiction as a Family Disease, with Hamish White, Donna Alexander and Dr Vera Tarman … [Read more...] about Toronto Speaks: Addiction as a Family Disease
Dr. Vera Tarman is interviewed for Eating Addiction & The Fitness World Podcast.
"This episode is going to ruffle some feathers…
We delve into topics that many don’t want to talk about. But this is HUGELY important for the health and happiness for … [Read more...] about Eating Addiction and the Fitness World
Sugar is just as addictive as some drugs, and should be treated like a serious drug habit. Matt Galloway spoke with Dr. Vera Tarman, she is an addiction specialist, and also the author of Food Junkies: The Truth About Food.
Join Dr Vera Tarman on Canada AM to hear about her new book 'Food Junkies', January 2015. Great summary on the difference between food addiction, eating disorder and comfort over eating. Why are the rates of obesity sky high? Why are diets so hard to stay on? Understand why diets don't work and how … [Read more...] about Canada AM – Food Junkies