Diet Weight Loss / / August 12, 2017
From love to hamburger one step?
What does one do when he has not built up in love?A third of British men and women treated in such cases to the ... food.
Priory Group, engaged in treatment of diseases related to nutrition, interviewed a thousand respondents and concluded that the age group of 15 to 24 years, the relationship with food fold worse than all the others.
More than 60% of respondents said that in tough times themselves find solace in chocolate, and 43% - in fast food.And that worries experts, who believe that, relying on food in such cases - so do not cherish their health.
"These are young people who will soon be raising the next generation, and they will give children their attitude to food - said Dr. Peter Rowan, a psychiatrist from the Priory -. If nothing changes, then the behavior of individuals to a lesser extent, will depend onwhat is required to maintain health, and the number of young people with diseases caused by malnutrition, continue to grow. "
People frantically fill the void caused by loneliness, low self-esteem, depression, or lack of confidence in the future
Dr Peter Rowan,Priory Group
Today, in the 60 million UK nearly 1.1 million people diagnosed with at leastone such disease, but experts believe that in reality this number is much higher, people just do not always go to the doctor when they, for example, a stomach ache.
estimated Priory Group, nutritional problems experienced about 11 million adults in the UK.
52% of adults of the respondents admitted that the bite of chocolate when it is not in the mood, and the other 25% overlap in such a case, the burgers or fries.
At 63% sure that when you feel too thick, then the people you are treated with less sympathy, while 74% feel the aesthetic pleasure of healthy eating.
"People are desperate to fill the void caused by loneliness, low self-esteem, depression, or lack of confidence in the future - explains Dr. Rowan -. This can be called" love hunger Unfortunately, this form of consolation through food is harmful to their health "
.", leads to a variety of mental disorders associated with obesity and the development of diseases, including those with severe mental illnesses, - the expert adds.- We have a child, including through mothers learn to associate food with love.And it eventually does not change: gifts of food are used to encourage us, and we use them to reward other diseases caused by poor diet, can develop in a person who uses food for recovery "
."control over their feelings that can be harmful - both in physical and in the mental sense - agree with my colleague Susan Ringwood, director of the British Association of fight against food borne disease.- The best way to avoid it - it is to seek help immediately, as soon as the problem occurs "
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