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Following The Bread Crumbs Of Food Addiction In The Brain

Following The Bread Crumbs Of Food Addiction In The Brain | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
AP You enter the brain imaging lab just in time to begin the study. A lab technician escorts you to the functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) machine and carefully hooks you up, while another approaches with goodies.
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the HAES® files: Exploring Food Addiction

the HAES® files: Exploring Food Addiction | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
by Marsha Hudnall, MS, RD Does food addiction really exist?  This question was a big subject of controversy at the national conference of the Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) as well as tha...
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What we see: eating disorders and body image issues don't just affect ... - Sydney Morning Herald (blog)

What we see: eating disorders and body image issues don't just affect ... - Sydney Morning Herald (blog) | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
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What Not to Say to Your Child About Her Weight

What Not to Say to Your Child About Her Weight | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Researchers from the University of Minnesota show that how a parent discusses nutrition and weight can influence a child’s likelihood of developing an eating disorder.
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Seven brave women bare their healthy bodies - The Sun

Seven brave women bare their healthy bodies - The Sun | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
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Seven brave women bare their healthy bodies
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ANOREXIA has the highest death rate of any mental illness – but these seven brave women prove the eating disorder CAN be overcome.
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Deep Brain Stimulation Helps Anorexic Patients Gain Weight ...

Deep Brain Stimulation Helps Anorexic Patients Gain Weight ... | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Deep Brain Stimulation Helps Anorexic Patients Gain Weight Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by an obsessive avoidance of weight gain, an accompanying purposeful restriction of daily calorie intake, and potentially ...
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food OBSESSION! - Around the Dinner Table

food OBSESSION! - Around the Dinner Table | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
She has OCD but is also Incredibly hungry all the time. And since she feels that the eating disorder doesn't allow her to eat when she is hungry, she relies on the clock and me to tell her when she is "allowed" food.
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What is the Best Treatment for Bulimia? (Video)

What is the Best Treatment for Bulimia? (Video) | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
While there is no one treatment for bulimia that will work for everyone, there are many different types of therapies for people to choose the one that is best for them.
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Dieting and Eating Disorders: Three Distinctions

Dieting and Eating Disorders: Three Distinctions | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Although they share several behaviors, there are definite differences between dieting and having an eating disorder.
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There's no age limit on eating disorders - Stuff.co.nz

There's no age limit on eating disorders - Stuff.co.nz | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
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"Most attention is given to adolescent eating issues, but they by no means discriminate by age. Eating disorders can happen to anyone at any stage of their lives," she says.
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Anorexia and Hair Growth

Anorexia and Hair Growth | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
One of the common symptoms of anorexia is a thing called lanugo - a condition characterized by excessive hair growth in certain areas of the body.
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Parents key to healing eating disorders - Herald Sun

Parents key to healing eating disorders - Herald Sun | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Parents key to healing eating disorders Herald Sun They must be firm about the need to keep eating but be compassionate for the suffering," says Prof Treasure, co-author of the book Anorexia Nervosa: A Survival Guide for Families, Friends and...
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Eating Disorders May Run in Families - Promises

Given that eating disorders are one of the most life-threatening of all mental illnesses, the obvious question is what precipitates the disorder? Some suggest that societal obsession with youth and thinness as the standards of ...
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Parents Must Advise Teens on Healthy Eating Rather Than Losing Weight: Study - University Herald

Parents Must Advise Teens on Healthy Eating Rather Than Losing Weight: Study - University Herald | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
University Herald Parents Must Advise Teens on Healthy Eating Rather Than Losing Weight: Study University Herald This prevents children from taking up extreme diets and unhealthy weight loss techniques which are generally cause eating disorders and...
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Eating disorders plague teenage boys, too | GoErie.com/Erie Times ...

Eating disorders plague teenage boys, too | GoErie.com/Erie Times ... | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES -- Bryan Piperno was just 9 years old when he began keeping his secret. The Simi Valley, Calif., youngster tossed out lunches or claimed he ate elsewhere. As he grew older, he started purging after eating.
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Midlife eating disorders: A hidden problem - Southland Times

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Midlife eating disorders: A hidden problem
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It's a familiar story to psychologist Annabelle Ryburn of Eating Disorders Victoria.
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Eating Disorder Recovery: Fear of Relapse — Everyday Feminism

Eating Disorder Recovery: Fear of Relapse — Everyday Feminism | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Sometimes, your eating disorder creeps back up. And the truth is: Staying in recovery from an eating disorder can be a really difficult task.
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LGBTQ panel looks at eating disorders, body-image research - Windy City Times

LGBTQ panel looks at eating disorders, body-image research - Windy City Times | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
LGBTQ panel looks at eating disorders, body-image research Windy City Times Chicago Lakeshore Hospital's (CHL) Valeo program partnered with Howard Brown Health Center and the Center on Halsted to host a lunch and panel discussion on eating...
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eating disorder research article very informative

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What is the Best Treatment for Bulimia? (Video)

What is the Best Treatment for Bulimia? (Video) | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
While there is no one treatment for bulimia that will work for everyone, there are many different types of therapies for people to choose the one that is best for them.
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What is the Best Treatment for Bulimia? (Video)

What is the Best Treatment for Bulimia? (Video) | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
While there is no one treatment for bulimia that will work for everyone, there are many different types of therapies for people to choose the one that is best for them.
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What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders - Babble

What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders - Babble | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Babble What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders Babble Maybe we're aware of anorexia (severely restricted eating) and bulimia (eating and then purging or using laxatives) and binge eating disorder (uncontrolled eating), but would we know it if...
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Fat fixation 'fails thin children'

Fat fixation 'fails thin children' | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
The issue of underweight schoolchildren is being missed because of an "obsession" with tackling obesity, a group of researchers has claimed.
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How to Spot an Eating Disorder

How to Spot an Eating Disorder | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Learn how to spot the signs of an eating disorder in your teen — plus when and how to get help.
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Manorexia – Eating Disorders in Men – 180 Degree Health

Manorexia – Eating Disorders in Men – 180 Degree Health | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Manorexia – Eating Disorders in Men. Posted May 25th, 2013. By Brendan Hannigan. Imagine, for a moment, the following scenario: You are a typical American tourist visiting one of the major cities in Spain and/or Italy.
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Binge Eating Disorder: The What, Why and What it Takes to Treat It

Binge Eating Disorder: The What, Why and What it Takes to Treat It | Food Addicts | Scoop.it
Binge eating disorder involves frequent episodes of out-of-control eating, followed by feelings like those listed above. (RT @kariadamsKC: Did you know #BED is the most common #EatingDisorder?
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