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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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Binge eating in teenagers may have something to do with a specific genetic variation, according to a...
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Just because a smoothie contains leafy greens does not mean it is good for you. Many smoothies, part...
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Studies on Facebook use often link the social media platform to negative body image or unhealthy hab...
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It is not easy to begin and maintain healthy eating habits. One way to do it is making very small ch...
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Instagram users can no longer search for photos using the hashtag "curvy." A company spokesperson co...
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Many of us are averse to eating dietary fats because for years we believed they were bad for us. Th...
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In a move that may pave the way for patients with eating disorders to have better access to care, Mi...
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Some foods have a cooling effect on the body, and many of them are in season during the steamy summe...
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Though most eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia are associated with teens and young adults, r...
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Early treatment of anorexia increases the likelihood of recovery success, and the reason for this g...