Motives for eating tasty foods associated with binge-eating. Results from a student and a weight-loss seeking population.

@article{Boggiano2014MotivesFE,
  title={Motives for eating tasty foods associated with binge-eating. Results from a student and a weight-loss seeking population.},
  author={Mary M. Boggiano and Emilee E. Burgess and Bulent Turan and Taraneh Soleymani and Sunil Daniel and Latrice D Vinson and Kristine Lee Lokken and Brooks C Wingo and A. S. Morse},
  journal={Appetite},
  year={2014},
  volume={83},
  pages={160-6}
}
The aim of this study was to use the Palatable Eating Motives Scale (PEMS) to determine if and what motives for eating tasty foods (e.g., junk food, fast food, and desserts) are associated with binge-eating in two diverse populations. BMI and scores on the PEMS, Yale Food Addiction Scale (YFAS), and Binge-eating Scale (BES) were obtained from 247… CONTINUE READING