Food cravings in a college population

@article{Weingarten1991FoodCI,
  title={Food cravings in a college population},
  author={Harvey P. Weingarten and Dawn Elston},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={1991},
  volume={17},
  pages={167-175}
}
A questionnaire was administered to over 1000 male and female college undergraduates to collect self-reports regarding food cravings (defined as an intense desire to eat a specific food). Ninety-seven per cent of woman and 68 per cent of men reported experiencing food cravings. Chocolate was the most frequently reported food craved, especially among women. The majority of subjects reported that they indulged their food cravings at least half the time. Females tended to respond with more… Expand
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