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Eating Disorders

Articles, Videos and treatment options for Eating Disorders

The term "eating disorder" encompasses a wide variety of abnormal behaviors that can present in a number of clinical pictures. One of the most basic ways to define "eating disorder" is as a cluster of abnormal eating habits associated with deranged thoughts or negative feelings. To define "eating disorder" adequately both psychological and clinical symptoms must be addressed.

Our overview of eating disorders can be found here. For the latest content, scroll down and select from the list.

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By adding plenty of fresh nutrient dense foods to our diet, we can give our body the nourishment it...
By Katya Zharkova (http://instagram.com/p/frBByDyi9l) [CC BY-SA 1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0)], via Wikime
In a new study from Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business, the increase in the use of...
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Research indicates that making simple adjustments in our home environment can help us make wiser foo...
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Many world religions and philosophies encourage us to cultivate and express compassion toward our se...
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The pain of rejection can trigger or intensify symptoms of eating disorders, depression, or anxiety....
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The drive for perfection is an aspect of several psychological issues including eating disorders, de...
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An eating disorder is a complex illness that could have a genetic component which is affected by a v...
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If you have a sister, then you know about the love-hate relationship that can happen. However, no ma...
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Anyone trying to establish healthier eating habits can give their self a boost by remembering three...
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While being bullied has long been associated with eating disorders, new research suggests bullies th...