Food addiction is a common problem in Western society.

It involves binge eating behavior, cravings and a lack of control around foods (1).

There are at least 8 symptoms that are typical for food addicts. We decided to run a survey among our readers and ask about each of them.

An email went out to a total of 17,094 individuals and 875 of them answered.

Here are each of the 8 common signs and symptoms of food addiction.

1. You Get Cravings Despite Being Full