How Have Eating Disorders Have Changed in the Past Decade?
Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa are eating disorders that have dated back to the Middle Ages. These disorders were considered “wasting…Read More
Tips for Finding a Therapist Specialized in Eating Disorders
Where to Begin Finding a Therapist Specialized in Eating Disorders When battling an eating disorder, individuals should seek out the best…Read More
Re-Feeding Syndrome: A Complication Associated with Anorexia Nervosa
The Dangers of Re-Feeding Syndrome Re-feeding syndrome is one of the most dangerous and well-known complications from anorexia nervosa. Although the…Read More
Personality Traits of Those Who Overcome Eating Disorders
Overcoming Eating Disorders? Eating disorders affect 20 million women and 10 million men in the United States and are mainly caused…Read More
Drunkorexia: What is it and Why is it So Dangerous?
When an alcohol use disorder is combined with disordered eating behaviors, it can be a recipe for disaster. Drunkorexia is a…Read More
The Connection Between Eating Disorders and Self-Injury
Updated on 2/10/2023 Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, binge eating disorders, bulimia nervosa or orthorexia seldom occur independently of other…Read More
Comparing and Contrasting Anorexia Nervosa and Orthorexia Nervosa
Anorexia nervosa and orthorexia nervosa share the same Greek root word, “rexia” meaning, “hunger.” However, these disorders are drastically different from…Read More