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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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Personal trainer Heidi Powell reveals her struggle with food addiction, and how she kept it quiet a...
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You are never too old to create healthy snack habits. Enjoying nutritious snacks helps curb hunger d...
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Melanie Gaydos is a fashion model - but she also has a rare condition called ectodermal dysplasia, w...
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More than half of young women with anorexia develop osteoporosis, according to a study published in...
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Besides being a cultural mainstay in the Middle East, belly dancing might also help to improve body...
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Have you ever wondered if your teenager has an eating disorder? Diagnosing one can be difficult, sin...
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While mindless snacking tends to be common when we're in front of the TV, a new study suggests that...
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Among the crowd of containers on the protein supplement shelf of your favorite store you will find w...
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Adopting a vegetarian diet may improve cardiovascular health, lower blood pressure and reduce diabet...
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A study at the University of Westminster found that British Muslim women who wear the hijab may have...