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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.

By Bill Branson (Photographer) [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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...
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Though binge eating disorder (BED) is not remedied by making simple lifestyle alterations, there are...
"Mike" Michael L. Baird [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
If you’re attempting to change your attitude about food and want to make positive changes to your di...
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Life is full of mirrors. A reflective mirror shows us our body. From social mirrors, or the minds of...
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As the weather turns chilly humans tend to favor eating more hearty, rich, and creamy foods. With a...
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An easy way to make sure your body gets the variety of nutrients it needs is to think of an artist’s...
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Too much physical exercise raises our risk of injury or serious physical illness, and may lead to wo...