The CNP Food Cravings in Pregnancy Research Category consolidates research exploring food cravings in pregnancy. To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership (available Fall 2021).
Emotional eating in pregnant women during the COVID-19 pandemic and its association with dietary intake and gestational weight gain
Food cravings in pregnancy: Preliminary evidence for a role in excess gestational weight gain
Food craving frequency mediates the relationship between emotional eating and excess weight gain in pregnancy
Women's experience and understanding of food cravings in pregnancy: A qualitative study in women receiving prenatal care at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill