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2013-01-31 23:01:04

The CDC has published a study highlighting the health risk facing women who engage in binge drinking. Sovereign Health of California is committed to fighting binge drinking and alcohol abuse - http://www.sovcal.com/treatment/alcohol-abuse.shtml Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2013 14 million women in America engage in binge drinking, approximately 3 times a month averaging almost six drinks per binge drinking period according to a recent study on alcohol abuse published by the U.S....

2013-01-02 05:04:07

The history of Obesity timeline has been updated to include the new Columbia University study's findings, but timeline curator and health and fitness expert says most people will draw the wrong conclusions. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 HistoWiki.com's History of Obesity timeline curator and noted Houston area fitness trainer E. Calvin Barber II disagrees with the recent study out of Columbia University, led by Keith Wilcox, Ph.D., that has Facebook users checking their weight...

Is Facebook Making You Fat?
2012-12-25 10:38:40

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sitting around during the holidays and checking out a few updates on Facebook while photo-stalking an old lover? One report suggests that may be making you fat. A new study found Facebook stalking and scouring for the latest updates from your friends could be a contributor to negative eating habits that could drive up obesity. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 35 percent of all American adults struggle...

Binge And Overeating Linked To Drug Use
2012-12-11 11:58:07

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists recently found that binge eating and overeating could be related to the use of marijuana or other drugs in a study funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The findings of the study were recently published online in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, a research publication affiliated with the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). "In summary, we found that binge...

2012-10-25 04:01:32

ANAD, BEDA and NORMAL, three national nonprofits dedicated to education on weight acceptance, have united their organizational efforts to produce a new documentary film titled Beneath the Floorboards–the true story of a mother and daughter as they struggle with binge eating disorder and the accompanying weight bias, shame and stigma that they experience. This film takes an intimate and personal look at their journey, and explores the bullying due to weight stigma that faces individuals...


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