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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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While Barbie may have gotten a realistic makeover, a model featured on Target's website recently was...
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Fad diets are characteristically unsatisfying, yet many people continue to try them. The quick fixes...
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Creator of the 3-D "real Barbie," artist Nickolay Lamm is launching a new line of dolls that will us...
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Social media is a strong influence when it comes to body image, and new research confirms that frequ...
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While diuretics can act as temporary eliminators of “water weight” from the body, they are not effec...
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Adventure-based therapy, or wilderness therapy, is an established treatment option for people with e...
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This week is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, and the theme this year is "I Had No Idea." T...
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Parents ought to pay more attention to the messages they send to their kids about body image, an exp...
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As National Eating Disorder Awareness Week continues, organizations and advocates across the country...
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Beth let cameras into her life while pregnant with her third child and battling an eating disorder....