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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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Anyone, Even Celebrities, Can Be Affected By Eating Disorders From Lady Gaga to Princess Diana, a nu...
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Surgery for weight loss, also called bariatric surgery, has one primary aim – to reduce the amount o...
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A binge eating disorder is thought to be a consequence of an emotional or mental condition, rather t...
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Of all the eating disorders that exist, none are more known than anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervos...
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Diagnostic Criteria for Eating Disorders Are Found In the DSM-IV Many people struggle with overeatin...
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It can be difficult to spot an eating disorder in a teenager. This is partly because there may be li...
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Pica Is Named For The Magpie Simply stated, Pica is an eating disorder characterized by the consumpt...
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The fact that celebrities are now willing to step forward and share their experiences with eating di...
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Binge eating disorder, or BED was only first outlined as a separate disease state in the 1990s and i...
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There is no known direct line between a specific cause and an eating disorder. This is because many...