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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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A new study found that talking to children about obesity could possibly trigger an eating disorder....
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The concept of eating together as a family seems to be outdated nowadays when even the younger membe...
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Families coping with a member who has an eating disorder tend to exhibit certain dynamics that diffe...
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In response to the growing prevalence of online pornography, women seem to be rejecting the idea tha...
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Sleep is essential to our health and sense of well-being. Getting adequate sleep should always be a...
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It's not surprising, but still unsettling: A recent study reveals that only 12 percent of women over...
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Researchers have discovered two genes that are linked to both anorexia and bulimia. Because eating...
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Diet pill abuse can develop at any age, but current statistics from the National Institute of Mental...
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People often describe guilt as a feeling of carrying extra weight. Feeling bogged down, heavy or let...
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If you're looking for a healthy snack, one that adds few calories to your diet and is nutritious, co...