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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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Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a rare eating disorder that causes a person to feel uncontrollable h...
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Having self-compassion may seem a lofty ideal, but it is actually very practical. It is the decisio...
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Navigating friendships when you have an eating disorder can be a challenging process. On one hand, i...
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The dominant view of self-control in modern psychology and behavioral science is that it's a limited...
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If you are trying to build healthy eating habits, consider experimenting with oatmeal. Whether you e...
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More research on the concept of "fat-shaming" suggests that women who are exposed to situations or m...
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There are many myths about eating disorders, but the truth is that people of any age, shape or size...
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All human beings have the ability to be mindful. If you are alive you have awareness, and mindfulne...
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It's the time of year when we all start making big promises to ourselves to change our health habits...
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Laxative abuse is common in patients with eating disorders who seek to lose extra weight. However,...