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Posts Tagged ‘binge eating disorder in adults’

By On November 13th, 2015

Your Body Shape May Increase Your Risk of Binge Eating Disorder Behaviors

Women with “apple-shaped bodies” – those who store more of their fat in their rear and abdominal areas – may be at significantly heightened risk for developing binge eating disorder (BED) behaviors, according to a new study from Drexel University. The findings indicate those with apple-shaped bodies were at particularly high risk for the development…

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By On September 28th, 2015

Understanding Binge Eating Disorder

When the topic of eating disorders come up, anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa often get the most attention because they are the most prevalent eating disorders among young women – one of the most at-risk populations for these types of disorders. However, binge eating disorder is often underestimated. Among U.S. adults, binge eating disorder (B.E.D.)…

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