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Genetic Link Alcoholism Eating Disorders
2013-08-21 12:31:18

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Alcoholics and gluttons may have more in common than you might think, according to a new study in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Researchers studied nearly 6,000 adult twins and found that people with alcohol dependency may be more genetically susceptible to certain types of eating disorders, such as binge eating or purging. "This supports the idea that there are common genetic factors contributing to alcohol...

2013-07-30 23:32:34

Bulimia Help Method created by Richard Kerr and Ali Kerr is a new bulimia treatment program that helps people resolve the core problem of food restriction. A full Bulimia Help Method overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Bulimia Help Method created by Richard Kerr and Ali Kerr is a new bulimia treatment program that helps people resolve the core problem of food restriction. In addition, when ordering this program, people...

binge eating and bipolar disorder
2013-07-26 09:04:43

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a new study, researchers found bipolar disorder develops differently for people who binge eat. Often, binge eating and obesity accompany bipolar disorder, but researchers have now found the mood disorder functions differently in obese patients who binge eat compared to those who do not. Up to four percent of Americans are estimated to have either bipolar disorder type I or type II, though many go undiagnosed. Slightly fewer than...

2013-06-13 23:02:25

In May 2013, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) formally recognized binge-eating as a type of eating disorder Vienna, VA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 After more than a decade of research, binge-eating has become officially recognized as an eating disorder in the US. On May 22, 2013, the American Psychiatric Association published the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), which officially classifies binge eating as a recognized medical disorder....

2013-06-13 23:00:25

Weight loss experts at 101 Medical Weight Loss offer the following 7 tips to help overcome common psychological road blocks to weight loss. Canoga Park, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Stress, anxiety, depression and self-esteem may all be issues hindering weight loss success for people who have tried countless diets and failed. The downward spiral of emotional eating followed by feelings of shame and embarrassment is a vicious cycle hindering many people from losing weight. According to 101...

2013-06-11 23:31:26

The Hungry Heart is bringing its unique form of overeating help to new locations in Southern California. The weight loss counselors and hypnotherapists will help people learn how to stop emotionally overeating in Westwood, Los Angeles, and Mission Valley, San Diego. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Hypnotherapy to lose weight has been proven to be an effective compulsive overeating approach treatment. The Hungry Heart is bringing its unique form of overeating help to new locations in...

Binge Drinking Linked To Insomnia Older Adults
2013-06-11 08:37:27

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Frequent binge drinking is associated with insomnia symptoms in older adults, a new study from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine finds. The study findings, published in the journal SLEEP, reveal that 26.2 percent of participants had two or less binge drinking days per week on average, while 3.1 percent had more than two days per week. The team adjusted their results for demographic variables, medical conditions and elevated...

2013-05-31 23:03:02

EatingDisorderTherapist.net was just launched with the idea to connect the right therapists to the right patients. Miami, FL (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Obesity is becoming more and more normal in the U.S. and other countries, so it should be no surprise that eating disorder therapists are needed more than ever. With that also comes the need for ready and concise information about these therapists, what they offer and do, how they do what they do, and how they want the world to change....

2013-05-21 14:56:28

The increase is due to more cases of eating disorder not otherwise specified rather than rises in either bulimia or anorexia More people are being diagnosed with eating disorders every year and the most common type is not either of the two most well known–bulimia or anorexia–but eating disorders not otherwise specified (eating disorders that don't quite reach the threshold to be defined as anorexia or bulimia), shows a study published online in BMJ Open. Few studies have...


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