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2014-02-26 16:27:50

ST. PETE, Fla., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals, provider of educational programs and training standards for eating disorder specialists and other medical professionals caring for those suffering from the full spectrum of disordered eating, is proud to announce the opening of its 28(th) annual iaedp Symposium at the Trade Winds Resort in St. Petersburg, Florida, February 26-March 2. The 2014 Symposium kicks off with the...

2014-02-20 16:25:49

RIO RANCHO, N.M., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Overeaters Anonymous is saddened to announce the recent passing of beloved founder, Rozanne S., at the age of 84. Rozanne was a visionary whose compassion for and understanding of the emotional and physical challenges faced by compulsive eaters have touched people around the world for 54 years. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130305/DC71336LOGO) Rozanne's journey to bring help and hope to those struggling with...

2014-01-30 16:26:16

RIO RANCHO, N.M., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eating disorders are serious, sometimes life-threatening illnesses that affect millions of men and women every year in the United States and throughout the world. These disorders are not a lifestyle choice and, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, often coexist with other illnesses such as depression, substance abuse or anxiety disorders. Increasing awareness of the illness and providing support to individuals...

2014-01-07 16:25:04

PEKIN, Ill., Jan, 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty years of clinical studies report that the majority of dieters are unable to maintain weight loss and health benefits over time. This has produced an enormous amount of confusion as to how to understand the scope and magnitude of weight problems and how to develop effective ways to deal with it. A new presentation at the 2014 iaedp Symposium in St. Petersburg, Florida (February 26-March 2), will open up a whole new vision of what causes...

2013-12-17 11:23:16

Six in ten 13-year-old girls, compared to four in 10 boys the same age, are afraid of gaining weight or getting fat according to new research on eating disorders from the UCL Institute of Child Health (UK) in collaboration with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (UK). Using data on over 7,000 participants in the Children of the 90s study at the University of Bristol (UK) from when they were aged 13 and 15, the study, which was funded by the National Institute for Health...

2013-12-16 23:04:55

Treatment center therapist talks about emotional eating St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Ms. Katie Thompson, LPC, NCC of Castlewood Treatment Center was a featured expert on Afternoons on 11 recently, talking about the topic of emotional eating. Ms. Thompson spoke with KPLR's April Simpson about the triggers for emotional eating, the problems associated with it, and the way to overcome it. Emotional eating affects individuals of any age, race, or background. Stress, anxiety or...

2013-12-16 16:25:34

Features 39 Different Sessions in Five Days by Top Eating Disorder Professionals PEKIN, Ill., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (iaedp) has released the 2014 program lineup for its 28(th) Annual Symposium in St. Petersburg, Florida, featuring 39 sessions that address the latest in eating disorder treatment, causes and science. The Symposium, with the theme "Waves of Change," will take place over a five-day period, February...

2013-11-25 23:00:17

A new article published on the site Healthreviewcenter.com offers 14 tips on how to stop binge eating disorder. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 The article on the site Healthreviewcenter.com introduces 14 tips on how to stop binge eating disorder. This article is written for people who want to find natural ways to treat eating disorder. Firstly, the writer indicates that people can eat while they do anything, like working at the office, talking, driving, watching TV, fiddling with...

2013-11-13 10:31:55

New treatments for binge eating, how our diet impacts brain function, and the connection between marijuana and obesity 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. The findings were presented at Neuroscience 2013, the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience and the world's largest source of emerging news about brain science and health. Millions of...

2013-10-17 12:30:07

RIO RANCHO, N.M., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season is quickly approaching! A season when we are often thrust into parties, dinners and other social events that encourage overeating. While, most people "survive" the holidays with only a small weight gain, the abundance of food and excessive stress that occurs during this time of year is often a trigger to overeating for those dealing with food addictions. For members who struggle with compulsive eating during...