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2013-10-08 11:28:19

According to a Finnish study, women with eating disorders are less likely to have children than others in their age group. The discrepancy is the most apparent in anorexia sufferers. In this group, the number of pregnancies was less than half of that of the control group. The likelihood of abortion was more than double for bulimics than for others in the same age group. Meanwhile, the likelihood for miscarriage was more than triple for binge-eating disorder (BED) sufferers. For women who...

2013-10-07 13:31:46

This press release is in support of a presentation by Professor Suzanne Dickson on Monday Oct. 7 at the 26th ECNP Congress in Barcelona, Spain Food addiction is not yet recognized as a mental disorder but certain obese individuals clearly display addictive-like behavior towards food. To achieve a formal diagnostic status, 'food addiction' requires a stronger evidence base to support the claim that certain ingredients have addictive properties identical to addictive drugs of abuse. This...

2013-10-02 23:32:52

The Bulimia Recovery Program created by Shaye Boddington is a complete guide on how to recover from bulimia that helps people stop and overcome bulimia effectively. A full overview of The Bulimia Recovery Program on the site Vinamy.com shows if this program is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 The Bulimia Recovery Program developed by Shaye Boddington is a breakthrough system that delivers to people three techniques including structure eating, self kindness, and...

2013-10-01 23:31:27

The Bulimia Help Method created by Richard Kerr is a complete guide on how to stop bulimia that helps people eliminate bulimia efficiently. A full overview of The Bulimia Help Method on the site Healthreviewcenter.com points out whether or not this program is safe and affordable for people to apply. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 The Bulimia Help Method generated by Richard Kerr is a newly updated program that covers tips and techniques on how to stop bulimia without using any kind...

Brain Circuitry Binge Eating
2013-09-27 08:27:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at University of North Carolina have identified a part of the brain that may play a critical role in eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia. The scientists were able to pinpoint the precise cellular connections responsible for triggering this behavior, something that could give insight into a potential cause of obesity and perhaps lead to better treatments for anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder – the...


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Obesophobia
2013-12-24 13:50:12

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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