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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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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...
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Eating disorders are a spectrum of mental disorders that lead to consequences involving the extremes...
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Our relationship with food is remarkably complex. On the one hand, food supplies our bodies with nu...
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A new book called “A Parent’s Guide to Defeating Eating Disorders” by Dr. Ahmed Boachie and Dr. Kari...
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Plus size model sizing has changed over the years and is now down to a size 6, while majority of reg...
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A new study by researchers at the University of Bergen in Norway has linked eating disorders such as...
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Expert Dr. Ian Smith talks about the signs to recognize if someone has exercise bulimia More Vid...