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As the bitterly cold weather approaches, people are likely to feel hungrier according to psychologist and comfort food expert, Dr. Susan Albers.
PORTLAND, Ore., Jan.
Pro Thinspiration designed by Charlotte Thomson is the latest program that helps people determine exactly how many calories they personally burn each day.
Program Yourself Thin designed by Jim Katsoulis is the latest program that teaches people how to speed up their metabolism and lose weight rapidly.
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,
5 Research-Based Tips for Avoiding Holiday Party Emotional Eating by Dr.
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).
Treatment center therapist talks about emotional eating St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Ms.
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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