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Thu, 24 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0400Celebrities are some of the most seen people; they have to deal with cameras and people constantly staring at them. That is one of the biggest reasons why so many celebrities have eating disorders. Most of the celebrities have sought out treatment and speak freely of what it's like living with a disorder. Eating disorders are a big thing for celebrities who are trying to maintain their weight so that the can always look good for the public eye.
Thu, 22 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400Eating disorders are usually associated with anorexia and bulimia. Anorexia and bulimia are most common disorder - they are not just only the disorders but are psychological disorders. Other than these two there is another threatening disorder coming into the scene gradually called orthorexia nervosa. Orthorexia nervosa can threaten the person's probability to live healthy and proper life. In this article we well study about orthorexia nervosa.
Wed, 31 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400I know there are lots of people out there (myself included) who overeat on some occasions. I think everyone if guilty of this once in a while (think Thanksgiving). For many people though, overeating is a regular occurrence due to many factors, one of which is depression. Binge eating on a regular basis is actually a disorder that can have long-term negative effects on your health. People who binge eat feel a compulsion to do this and can't resist the urges. Binge eating is actually the most common eating disorder there is.
Fri, 19 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Eating disorders are among those modern conditions which aren't always taken seriously by the wider population, but which can have very serious effects for its victims. Indeed, far from being a minor problem which sufferers can solve simply by 'pulling themselves together', many of the eating disorders commonly seen are recognized psychological conditions which if left untreated can even turn out to be fatal. For this reason it's very important to spot any early signs of eating disorders in yourself, your family, or friends and colleagues, so that treatment can be started while the problem remains relatively easily coped with.
Wed, 13 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Pro anorexia is a controversial matter, referring to the pro-active character of anorexics' lifestyles. There are lots of pro anorexia web sites throughout the Internet that provide feedback to people with anorexia. These web sites offer tips, advice and support to persons who are dealing with eating disorders.
Sat, 09 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Nocturnal eating syndrome is a sleep disorder that is more common in women than men. It is one of two eating disorders that are related to sleep. The other is called sleep-related food disorder. Nocturnal eating syndrome and sleep-related food disorder are parasomnias.
Wed, 30 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Anorexia is an eating disorder characterized by a pronounced fear of gaining weight and being fat. People confronted with this condition become obsessed with food and engage in exaggerated acts of preventing weight gain. It is very important to understand that anorexia doesn't involve loss of appetite.
Mon, 28 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Eating disorders are dangerous illnesses that affect both physical and mental health. More and more people become the victims of eating disorders nowadays. A disturbing fact is that eating disorders such as anorexia (Anorexia Nervosa) and bulimia (Bulimia Nervosa) have high mortality rates. Around ten percent of people with anorexia die from starvation and malnourishment.
Wed, 18 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500Nicole saw her weight climb up 60 pounds following her separation from her significant other. A part of the weight gain correlated to the medication that she was consuming, but most of it comes from what is called emotional eating. Currently, there has been an increased focus on the matter of emotional eating. As a matter of fact, many experts say that most weight gain is a result of emotional eating in both men and famales. As a matter of fact, Women Today magazine has calculated that as much as 75 percent of gorging is linked to emotions.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500In this article we have discussed about night eating syndrome. People suffering from this disorder are not conscious during such eating episodes. The foods consumed during the disorder periods are most likely to be high-sugar, high-fat foods.
Fri, 24 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400It may seem difficult to comprehend but Individuals diagnosed with eating disorders are suffering from very severe mental illnesses. Often, the seriousness of these disorders is overlooked and the blame is put on the individual for not being able to understand what it means to live a healthy lifestyle. Eating disorders, like other illnesses such as PTSD, OCD or Alzheimers, should be taken very seriously and all actions should be taken to help nurture the patient back to health.
Tue, 21 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400Emotional eating is a worldwide phenomenon and a dangerous one at that. People who have trouble dealing with their emotions tend to stuff themselves with comfort food even when they are clearly not physically hungry, and apart from the obvious weight gain, sublimation of feelings can be explosive.
Sun, 13 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400We've been fed a lot of research in recent years showing that we eat for all sorts of bad reasons - from boredom, depression and loneliness to anything we consider a celebration. The only good reason to eat, is feeling hungry. However, nutrition experts are acknowledging that emotional eating isn't all that bad. To crave comforting foods when we have negative feelings can help us cope.
Thu, 24 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400Binge eating is a major reason why so many people fail to lose weight. The problem is, the diets we follow to lose weight, actually encourage us to binge eat even more. In this article, I'll show you how I managed to overcome my lifelong binge eating problem.
Tue, 22 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400Its very normal to compare ourselves. Its just part of human nature. However, it is so detrimental to our own happiness, not to mention when we are trying to end binge eating disorder.
Thu, 17 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400Eating disorders involve extreme disturbances in eating behaviorsfollowing rigid diets, gorging on food in secret, throwing up after meals, obsessively counting calories. But eating disorders are more complicated than just unhealthy dietary habits. At their core, eating disorders involve distorted, self-critical attitudes about weight, food, and body image. It's these negative thoughts and feelings that fuel the damaging behaviors.
Fri, 21 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400Eating disorders not otherwise specified include behaviors such as chronic dieting, purging and binge-eating, which do not meet the full criteria for a specific eating disorder; they are two to five times as common as the clinical eating disorders.
Mon, 03 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0500Bulimia - Bulimia involves a destructive cycle of bingeing and purging. Following an episode of out-of-control binge eating, people with bulimia take drastic steps to purge themselves of the extra calories. In order to avoid weight gain they vomit, exercise, fast, or take laxatives.
Sun, 02 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0500Medical complications can frequently be a result of eating disorders. Individuals with eating disorders who use drugs to stimulate vomiting, bowel movements, or urination may be in considerable danger, because this practice increases the risk of heart failure.
Sun, 24 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500Eating disorders are one of the unspoken secrets that permeate many families. Millions of Americans are afflicted with this disorder every year, and most of them -- up to 90 percent -- are adolescent and young women. Rarely talked about, an eating disorder can affect up to 5 percent of the population of teenage girls.
Sun, 24 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500Binge eating involves more than just eating a lot. With binge eating, a person feels out of control and powerless to stop eating while he or she is doing it. That's why binge eating is also called compulsive overeating.
Sat, 16 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500Anorexia is the result of many psychological factors combined to push the patient to starve themselves. But one thing is for certain, if left untreated, unfortunately anorexia can lead to death!
Tue, 15 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500Eating Disorders are an outward expression of emotional turmoil or deep unhappiness. Sufferers concentrate on food and eating as a way to avoid looking at their problems and to exert control over their own body, when they may otherwise feel powerless in the world.
Sat, 01 Dec 2007 00:00:00 -0500Bulimia nervosa, commonly known as bulimia, is an eating disorder and psychological condition in which the subject engages in recurrent binge eating followed by feelings of guilt, depression, and self-condemnation and intentional purging to compensate for the excessive eating, usually to prevent weight gain. Sufferers can often "use the destructive eating pattern to gain control over their lives.
Thu, 01 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0400Many people with binge eating disorder are obese and have health problems because of their weight. They should try to lose weight and keep it off; however, research shows that long-term weight loss is more likely when a person has long-term control over his or her binge eating.