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By On July 11th, 2015

From the Desk of Joleen Wilson, Pathway Dietician: Milk Your Diet

Written by: Joleen Wilson, Registered Dietician, Certified Nutrition Support Clinician, for Pathway for Eating Disorders Treatment at Brookhaven Hospital We’re the only mammals who drink it into adulthood, because we are the smartest!  When it comes to whole foods that are sources of complete protein, meaning they contain the full set of essential amino acids…

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By On June 24th, 2015

From the Desk of Joleen Wilson, Pathway Dietician: Feel Full with Fiber

Written by: Joleen Wilson, Registered Dietician, Certified Nutrition Support Clinician, for Pathway for Eating Disorders Treatment at Brookhaven Hospital Research in the Journal of Nutrition suggests that eating more fiber can prevent weight gain and may encourage weight loss.  A Brigham Young University study followed the eating habits of over 200 middle-aged women for nearly…

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By On April 17th, 2012

New Study Shows that Bulimia Actually Causes Weight-Gain

Though many bulimics engage in binging and purging behavior in order to control weight-gain, a new study shows that bulimia actually tends to cause women to gain weight rather than lose it. The study, led by Drexel University, shows that women hit their highest weights while engaging in bulimic behaviors such as laxative abuse and…

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