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Latest Anorexia nervosa Stories

2014-01-14 16:25:03

New Workshop at 2014 iaedp Symposium Addresses Psychopharmacologic Interventions for Eating Disorders PEKIN, Ill., Jan.

2014-01-01 23:02:27

Pro Thinspiration designed by Charlotte Thomson is the latest program that helps people determine exactly how many calories they personally burn each day.

2013-12-26 23:03:16

New program guidelines give parents and caregivers a road map to identifying signs and symptoms of teen eating disorders, and a proven set of treatment modalities that work. Malibu,

2013-11-13 10:31:55

A growing body of evidence shows the impact of diet on brain function, and identifies patterns of brain activity associated with eating disorders such as binge eating and purging.

Teen Boys Struggle With Body Image Eating Disorders
2013-11-05 09:05:59

A new study found that as many as 17.9 percent of teenage boys are “extremely concerned” about their build and weight.

2013-10-30 10:35:36

Despite their efforts, many morbidly obese people continue to consume too much food (hyperphagia) compared to their reserves and their needs.

2013-10-07 13:31:46

Food addiction is not yet recognized as a mental disorder but certain obese individuals clearly display addictive-like behavior towards food.


Latest Anorexia nervosa Reference Libraries

Obesophobia
2013-12-24 13:50:12

Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...

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