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eating disorders


What is intuitive eating?

February 27, 2020 3:37 pm

It focuses on nurturing your body rather than starving it,and encourages natural weight loss.

Exercise "addiction" harmful, especially for people with eating disorders: Study

February 07, 2020 10:03 am

The researchers said the findings have major implications for therapy to positively influence the mood and body experience of people suffering from eating disorders.

Eating disorders linked to exercise addiction, says study

January 29, 2020 5:35 pm

An eating disorder is defined by abnormal eating habits that negatively affect a person's physical or mental health. They include binge eating disorder, where people eat a large amount in a short period of time.

How can you tell if your child has an eating disorder?

April 23, 2019 10:40 am

Children and teens who struggle with disordered eating may suddenly start exercising compulsively and intensely to control weight gain and/or as compensatory behaviour for binging.

Eating disorders may cause long-term health issues

November 22, 2017 8:47 pm

The eating behaviour of a person gets upset if the person arbitrarily cuts down the meal while counting on calories and sugary foods. Such people should follow an excessively strict diet.

Obese women react differently to taste

May 18, 2016 12:20 pm

Women with eating disorders find flavours either too intense or hard to distinguish from each other.

Frequent social media use may lead to eating disorder

May 13, 2016 11:29 am

Our need to check social media every now and then could lead to major eating disorders like anorexia nervosa, binge eating disorder and bulimia nervosa.

Brain circuitry that triggers overeating identified

September 27, 2013 1:43 pm

Study underscores that obesity and other eating disorders have a neurological basis.

Scientists working on genetic study of anoxeria

May 24, 2013 12:43 pm

Research aimed at finding a genetic basis for eating disorders.

Food addiction can be behind obesity: scientists

September 10, 2012 3:48 pm

Food is not currently included in the official diagnostic manual of addictive substances.