Category: Binge Eating Disorder

Binge Eating Disorder and Isolation: How to Break Out of the Cycle

Girl fighting Eating Disorder Relapse Many symptoms of disordered eating create vicious cycles that can lead to a struggling individual feeling trapped. Isolation is absolutely one of these symptoms and can especially create a cycle when combined with Binge-Eating Disorder (BED) symptoms. It is important to learn how to break out of the Binge Eating Disorder and isolation cycle. Social Factors [...]
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Discussing Binge Eating Disorder with Teens

Mother and daughter discussing Binge Eating Disorder It can be intimidating approaching teens for any conversation, let alone one as serious as talking about Binge Eating Disorder (BED). Whether uncomfortable or not, opening up a non-judgmental and supportive dialogue and discussing Binge Eating Disorder with your teen is essential. Educate Yourself The good news is, by reading this article, you’re already doing that! No [...]
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Grazing & Disordered Eating

Lady making one of her many meals for her Grazing diet The corporations and societal stigmas behind the perpetuation of the diet culture such as “grazing” are master manipulators, and one of their greatest tricks is posing diets as “lifestyle changes” or “anti-diets.” If it looks like a diet, quacks like a diet, and involves restriction and encourages you to ignore the needs of your body [...]
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Common Types of Eating Disorders and Behaviors

Group therapy session discussing Common Types of Eating Disorders Contributor: Center for Hope of the Sierras Team at Center for Hope of the Sierras The world of eating disorders is vast. With so many conditions, it can be difficult to find straightforward information on the common ones. To counteract that, we’ve listed Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge-Eating Disorder and Compulsive Overeating which are a few of [...]
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Signs You Might Have an Eating Disorder

Woman concerned with Symptoms of an Eating Disorder and in therapy Contributor: Montecatini Team at Montecatini If you’ve clicked on this article, it’s likely for a reason. Perhaps you’re struggling with an already-diagnosed eating disorder and are concerned about a relapse. Maybe you’re unsure of whether or not you have an eating disorder. Learning the symptoms of an eating disorder and showing concern are the first steps [...]
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Eating Disorders and Diabetes: What We Need to Know

Asian American Woman struggling with Eating Disorders and Diabetes Eating disorders do not exist in a vacuum. In fact, they commonly co-occur with many other mental and physical illnesses. One of these that causes great concern is diabetes, a disease that is chronic, lifelong, and where an individual’s diet is a primary focus of treatment. Eating Disorders and Diabetes can commonly co-occur especially since [...]
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Binge Eating Disorder & Diabetes

Person concerned with Binge Eating Disorder and Diabetes Sponsored by Montecatini Binge eating disorder (BED) and Type 2 Diabetes may seem unrelated. However, both are conditions that are far too prevalent in our society and the link between the two might be closer than you think. Studies show that individuals diagnosed with BED have a higher prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes when compared [...]
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