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Suicide and Eating Disorders: A Co-Occurring Condition

Bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder, and anorexia nervosa are the most well known eating disorders in the United States and affect approximately 20 million women and 10 million men. These unhealthy…
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Suppressing Your Appetite Through Cigarettes

Tobacco use in the United States continues to be the leading cause of preventable deaths, disease, and disabilities, with nearly forty million adults smoking cigarettes in the United States. Cigarette…
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World No Tobacco Day: May 31, 2017

“World No Tobacco Day” is an annual awareness day that takes place on May 31st and this year’s theme is “Tobacco, a threat to development” according to the World Health…
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Weekly Top Eating Disorder News Articles

Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder are recognized by psychologists and psychiatrists around the world and can result in severe co-morbidities and even death…
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Eating Disorders in the Military

There are approximately 1.5 million active personnel in the United States military and approximately 200,00 of these are women. Additionally statistics reveal that there are 22 million U.S. veterans who…
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National Prevention Week for Mental Health and Substance Abuse: May 15-20th 2017

Mental health disorders and substance abuse disorder affect millions of people in the United States each year. These disorders are often under diagnosed by healthcare professionals, overlooked by the media…
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Overcoming Bulimia

Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by eating excessive amounts of food in a short period (binging) followed by guilt and shame leading to self-induced vomiting, extreme exercise, or…
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Eating Disorders on the Runway: Taking a Look at Dieting and Eating Disorders in the Modeling Industry

Fashion, runways, magazines and billboards are all saturated by tall, thin, beautiful women with flawless skin and perfect body shapes however the modeling industry is one of the most unhealthy…
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Bulimic Behavior

Bulimic behavior refers to engaging in manners associated with bulimia nervosa. Although an individual who practices bulimic behavior may not be officially diagnosed with bulimia nervosa, it is important to…
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