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Most people with eating disorders know that purging isn't healthy, but that doesn't diminish the urge - which can feel overwhelmingly strong at times....
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There are four suggested links between college and eating disorders: perfectionism, leaving home, contagion or association, and replacement. While the...
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Quieting the mind is an effective way to relieve issues associated with eating disorders such as negative thoughts and anxiety. Transcendental Meditat...
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Body dysmorphic disorder, or BDD, is a mental illness with features of an eating disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder. As with an eating disorde...
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The eating disorder that used to be synonymous with compulsive eating, overeating, or emotional eating, binge eating disorder now stands in its own ca...
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However disordered our eating habits might be, it is important to stay hydrated, especially during warmer weather. For centuries, the Chinese have enj...
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Concrete action steps are often the backbone of an eating disorder treatment strategy. When it comes to compulsive eating, focusing on a few strategie...
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They do not pucker our mouths as lemons do, satisfy our love of crunch like a crisp apple, or taste as good slathered in peanut butter as a banana. Ye...
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“Pro-ana” refers to the promotion of the eating disorder anorexia nervosa. Many pro-ana organizations claim to exist as nonjudgmental environments for...
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Overeating disorders, like binge eating disorder or bulimia, can pose long-term problems that threaten both mental and physical health and well-being....