The latest news on eating disorders
Frequent self-weighing is tied to depression, poor body image and a bad mood.
Problems like anorexia may go undiagnosed or be disregarded, case studies show
But 'self-affirmation' can curb emotional eating, study suggests
Encourage a positive body image
Areas that control sense of fullness, perception of body size are unusually large, study finds
Common genetic factors appear to underlie alcoholism and certain eating disorder symptoms.
Twin study found ties between alcohol dependence and binge eating or purging
Response could be unhealthy, such as fasting, taking diet pills or binge eating, study finds
A three-step plan to slay the midnight munchies.
Problem isn't getting better, expert warns