9. Perimenstrual chocolate craving: from pharmacology and physiology to cognition and culture

@inproceedings{Hormes20149PC,
  title={9. Perimenstrual chocolate craving: from pharmacology and physiology to cognition and culture},
  author={Julia M. Hormes},
  year={2014}
}
Chocolate craving is a common phenomenon, but only in some cultures. Americans are much more likely to report chocolate craving than individuals in other cultures that have been surveyed. Furthermore, in the United States, women are about twice as likely to experience chocolate craving, compared to men. In about half of female US chocolate cravers, craving fluctuates cyclically with a well-defined peak in frequency and intensity beginning approximately four days prior to and lasting until about… 

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