Emotional Eating Is Not What You Think It Is and Emotional Eating Scales Do Not Measure What You Think They Measure

Peggy Bongers*, Anita Jansen

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Original languageEnglish
Article number1932
Number of pages11
JournalFrontiers in Psychology
Publication statusPublished - 8 Dec 2016


  • emotional eating
  • validity
  • self-report questionnaires
  • concerned eating
  • uncontrolled eating
  • cue-reactive eating

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