Eating and Appetite Disorder News

Date Posted
Article Title
8/11/2006
Battle of the Sexes: Body Health Is What They See

Companion studies show how men and women differ in diet, exercise behaviors to alter looks

8/8/2006
Online Program Targets Eating Disorders in College Women

Innovative intervention called 'Student Bodies' promotes healthy eating, enhanced self-imaging

7/5/2006
Health Tip: Know the Signs of Anorexia

Look for changes in weight and personality

6/13/2006
Prozac Not Effective Against Anorexia

It's no more beneficial than a placebo, study finds

11/24/2005
A Kernel of Truth About Portion Sizes

Study finds even stale popcorn was appealing in larger batches

11/15/2005
Health Tip: Don't Overuse Laxatives

Consider safer, natural alternatives

9/19/2005
Health Tip: Prevent Eating Disorders

Don't talk about weight in a negative way

6/26/2005
Preteen Dieting Can Signal Trouble Ahead

Early signs of eating disorders emerging in younger girls, experts say

6/28/2004
Anorexia Relapse Risk Lingers

Researchers find patients susceptible for up to two years

6/21/2004
3/9/2004
3/2/2004
When It's Hard to Swallow

Dysphagia affects one in 10 people over age 50

10/31/2003
The Collateral Damage of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Children with IBD have more eating behavior problems than healthy children, study finds

8/31/2003
Eating Disorders As a Midlife Crisis

More older women struggling with anorexia, bulimia

8/9/2003
Male Jocks Suffer Image Problems, Too

Body image problems can plague these elite athletes, study finds

7/7/2003
Is It Anorexia Nervosa?

Some warnings signs

3/19/2003
Studies Say Genes Govern Overeating

For obese people, 'it's not their fault,' researcher says

2/13/2003
Say Ahh for Eating Disorders

Dentists can play a key role in spotting anorexia, bulimia

2/3/2003
Girls Who Dine Alone May Pay a High Price

Study finds a link to developing eating disorders

12/31/2002
Teen 'Extreme Dieting' Linked to Other Risky Acts

Those who excessively diet are more likely to smoke, drink and use marijuana

12/9/2002
Anorexia, Bulimia May Be Autoimmune Disorders

Preliminary finding could alter treatment and perception of the eating disorders

11/2/2002
Web Sites Promote Anorexia and Bulimia as a 'Lifestyle'

Experts worry these sites may fuel eating disorder crisis

8/15/2002
Eating Disorders Rooted in Childhood

Even at age 11, girls more worried than boys about their weight

7/30/2002
New Research ID's Eating Disorder Risk Factors

Study finds link between some sports and some lifestyle factors

7/2/2002
Night-Eating Syndrome: Much More Than Midnight Snacks

People with the condition eat compulsively and don't remember it

6/15/2002
Not for Women Only

Men, too, can fall victim to eating disorders

2/25/2002
Chowing Down Under the Cover of Darkness

Study links binge eating to dim lighting

1/20/2002
Even Young Kids Now Fixate on Weight

Parents' obsessions about diet, body image get much of the blame

11/27/2001
Anorexia and Aging

Elderly more prone to the disease than you might expect

9/23/2001
Not For Women Only

Men now falling victim to dangerous eating disorders

7/19/2001
Teens and Eating Disorders

How to spot signs of anorexia, bulimia

7/17/2001
Beating Bulimia in Cyberspace

Doctor touts e-mail therapy

5/21/2001
Game, Set, Love Yourself

Seeing lean or solid athletes affects how young girls see themselves

5/7/2001
The Difficulty of Treating Eating Disorders

Fear of weight gain is unfounded