Feeding & Eating Disorders Articles

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  • Symptoms of Binge Eating Disorder
    The defining characteristic of binge eating disorder is recurrent episodes of binge eating that occur, on average, at least once per month ...
  • Bulimia Nervosa Treatment
    Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy As in anorexia nervosa treatment, a supportive and trusting therapeutic relationship and good rapport must be established before any serious therapy gains can be ...
  • Bulimia (Bulimia Nervosa) Symptoms
    People with bulimia nervosa consume large amounts of food and then rid their bodies of the excess calories by vomiting, abusing laxatives or diuretics, taking enemas, or exercising obsessively. Some use a combination of all ...
  • Anorexia Nervosa Treatment
    Introduction Psychotherapy Hospitalization Medications Self-Help Introduction The treatment of this anorexia is often difficult; some individuals are notoriously difficult to help. This is because of the disorder's insidious nature which wreaks ...
  • Anorexia (Anorexia Nervosa) Symptoms
    People who intentionally starve themselves suffer from an eating disorder called anorexia nervosa. TheĀ  disorder, which usually begins in young people around the time of puberty, involves extreme weight loss that is less than what ...