Latest eating disorder Stories

2013-10-15 13:07:22

Body-size satisfaction associated with effortful process, not passive contentment A new study of women ages 50 and older examines the 12.2 percent who say they are satisfied with their body size to unlock the secrets of body satisfaction. This minority of midlife women who report being satisfied with their body size appears to exert considerable effort to achieve and maintain this satisfaction. In addition, they are not impervious to dissatisfaction with other aspects of their physical...

2013-09-27 23:27:52

The Delray Recovery Center offers individualized programs for drug and alcohol addiction treatment, as well as co-occurring disorders including depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. The center is presenting an October workshop on co-occurring disorders, headed by three mental health professionals who have a combined total of more than six decades experience on the topic. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 The Delray Recovery Center is co-hosting a workshop in conjunction...

2013-09-27 23:22:41

Dawning Visions Hypnosis, Inc. announces its new hypnotic training course for licensed medical professionals only. Billerica, MA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Dawning Visions Hypnosis, Inc. is pleased to announce its upcoming hypnotic training course especially designed for licensed medical professionals. The first major purpose of this course is to give medical personnel the tools they need to effectively work through their own personal issues which may be affecting their job performance...

2013-08-31 23:01:55

Eating disorders treatment may be more effective when the goals look beyond weight. Fort Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 An eating disorder study conducted at the University of Sydney, University of London and University of Chicago suggests that a shift in traditional methods of treatment for eating disorders can have a major impact on recovery. The first study to look at evidence based treatment for anorexia nervosa, the study concluded that a shift from weight management to...

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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.