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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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Because the average college student is normally under a lot of stress and is generally crunched for...
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Giving up delicious but not-so-healthy snacks and desserts is difficult for most of us. It becomes e...
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eating disorders often get the short end of the stick when it comes to scientific research – many me...
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Emotional eating is using food to fulfill emotional needs rather than physical hunger. Emotional eat...
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Imagine going to your doctor with a list of symptoms that clearly indicate the presence of an eating...
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While Barbie may have gotten a realistic makeover, a model featured on Target's website recently was...
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Fad diets are characteristically unsatisfying, yet many people continue to try them. The quick fixes...
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Creator of the 3-D "real Barbie," artist Nickolay Lamm is launching a new line of dolls that will us...
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Social media is a strong influence when it comes to body image, and new research confirms that frequ...