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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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According to a new research study from the University of South Hampton and the Solent NHS Trust, wom...
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In May of this year, the Academy for Eating Disorders, with input from other eating disorder organiz...
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Parents without a high degree of health literacy could influence negative behaviors in their childre...
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When watching for signs of an eating disorder in yourself or someone you care about, extra considera...
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Kids as young as 8 years old can struggle with body dissatisfaction that leads to disordered eating...
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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...