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Posts Tagged ‘bulimia rehabilitation’

By On January 27th, 2017

Can Electrical Brain Stimulation Treat Bulimia?

A new small study suggests that electrical brain stimulation may be able to help people who live with bulimia resist symptoms like the urge to binge-eat and restrict food intake. The report, published in the journal PLOS One, claims that sending a small and non-invasive electrical current into a region of the brain called the…

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By On December 28th, 2016

Almost Two-Thirds of People With Eating Disorders Eventually Recover

Recovering from eating disorders is typically described as a difficult journey with a high-risk for relapse, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t hope. While recovery may be tough, almost two-thirds of all women with anorexia or bulimia eventually recover during their lifetime according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. “These…

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By On November 28th, 2016

Can Online Therapy Be Effective For Treating Bulimia?

For the past eight years, researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have been running an experimental trial to assess the effectiveness of online therapy compared to face-to-face group therapy for people living with bulimia. Now, the results of the study in the journal Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics suggest the treatment may provide…

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