Category: Binge Eating Disorder

Binge Eating Disorder and Male Athletes

Male on Pommel Horse representing binge eating disorder and male athletes fighting EDs After years in sports, it came to my attention that male athletes had been overlooked when it came to eating disorders,” [1] says Rebecca McConville, a registered dietitian who specializes in helping athletes with food, weight, body image, and sports performance. McConville, who has worked with both the University of Missouri Athletic Department and the [...]
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New Treatment for Binge Eating Disorder

binge eating disorder talk therapy Contributor: Staff at Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center Binge eating is a behavior that is relatively common on certain occasions within our society, such as holiday gatherings and preparatory meals before marathons or other sporting events. However, this behavior can easily evolve into a diagnosable mental health condition called binge eating disorder. So, what is [...]
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Binge Eating Disorder & Type 2 Diabetes Considerations

Brain Reward Response on Anorexia Binge-eating disorder (BED) and it’s related behaviors have been found to co-occur with some medical conditions, including type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Researchers have placed heavy emphasis on a higher Body Mass Index (BMI) as being responsible for part of this relationship. [1] A recent study by Papelbaum and colleagues published in September of 2019 [...]
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Research Seeks to Understand the Neural Mechanisms of Vyvanse on Binge Eating Disorder

Doctor researching effectiveness of Vyvanse on Binge Eating Disorder While psychotherapy is still the first line of treatment for individuals struggling with Binge Eating Disorder (BED), researchers are working to find other treatment avenues that might be successful. One of these avenues is how pharmaceuticals may be helpful in altering the neurological and biological mechanisms behind the disorder and learning the effectiveness of Vyvanse on [...]
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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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