Eating disorder behaviors as predictors of suicidal ideation among people with an eating disorder - Joiner TE, Robison M, McClanahan S, Riddle M, Manwaring J, Rienecke RD, le Grange D, Duffy A, Mehler PS, Blalock DV.
OBJECTIVE: Suicidality is known to be elevated among people with an eating disorder. The aim of the current study was to examine whether any of three specific behavioral facets of eating disorders (i.e., purging, binge eating, restricting) would be the str... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

FDA Clears TMS for OCD; Cerebral Pauses ADHD Scripts; Binge-Eating Drug Flops
(MedPage Today) -- The FDA cleared the transcranial magnetic stimulation system NeuroStar Advanced Therapy for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder, Neuronetics announced. The system was previously cleared for major depressive disorder... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - May 11, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Brain Scans Give Clues to Binge Eating Disorder in Young Kids
Title: Brain Scans Give Clues to Binge Eating Disorder in Young KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/18/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/18/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - March 18, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

The Link Between Type 2 Diabetes and Psychiatric Disorders
Living with mental-health disorders is challenging enough without adding physical ailments to the mix. But recent research suggests that people with psychiatric disorders also have higher rates of Type 2 diabetes, and the combination can be devastating. “When people who have pre-existing mental illnesses develop diabetes, their outcomes are much worse,” says Anne Doherty, an associate professor of psychiatry at University College Dublin. Compared to people with Type 2 diabetes who don’t have mental illnesses, “they are more likely to develop complications, and they’re significantly more likely...
Source: TIME: Health - March 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sandeep Ravindran Tags: Uncategorized Disease healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Eating disorders: A national clinical guideline (SIGN 164)
This provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in management of people with eating disorders, covering anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and eating-disordered psychopathology occurring in the context of type 1 diabetes mellitus. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Group Psychosocial Therapy Shows Promise for Binge Eating Group Psychosocial Therapy Shows Promise for Binge Eating
People with binge eating disorder may have been bullied as children, ' coped ' by overeating, and felt shame and stigma. A targeted psychosocial program may help, a feasibility study suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

The hidden burden of eating disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic, Lancet Psychiatry
Eating disorders are disabling, potentially fatal, and costly mental disorders that substantially impair physical health and disrupt psychosocial functioning.1 Both international disease classification systems (DSM-5 and ICD-11) list seven major eating disorders. These include the well known diagnostic categories of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder, and three additional disorders: avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, pica, and rumination disorder. There is also a category of otherwise specified feeding or eating disorders (OSFED). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Searching for a Better Treatment for Eating Disorders Searching for a Better Treatment for Eating Disorders
Scientists are seeking new innovations to help people grappling with the pervasive and often-hidden problems of anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating.Knowable Magazine (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - December 17, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Dolly Parton health: Star's 50Ib weight caused by chronic condition - 'It was awful'
DOLLY PARTON is the mega-sensational country singer who has made success not only as a musician, but a business woman, actress and humanitarian too. At the age of 75, the health of the legendary Jolene singer is a hot topic. And rightly so, as the star faced a worrying diagnosis after uncontrollable binge eating. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sexual and physical abuse and identity of the perpetrator: associations with binge eating and overeating in Project EAT 2018 - Yoon C, Emery RL, Mason SM, Neumark-Sztainer D.
BACKGROUND: Sexual and physical abuse are risk factors for binge eating and overeating, but few studies have examined association of the identity of the perpetrator with survivors' risk of binge eating and overeating. PURPOSE: To examine the risk o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

What is Refeeding Syndrome?
Discussion Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder with an intense fear of being overweight (i.e. distorted body image), and self-starvation and excessive weight loss. It is more common in women (1.2%) than men (0.2%) but can be seen in both genders. Risk factors include high-intelligence, perfectionism/inflexibility, anxiety, activities where thinner body types are expected (e.g. dancer, diver, gymnast, long-distance runner, volleyball player, etc.) Other eating disorders include bulimia nervosa (i.e. cycles of binge eating and then purging), binge eating disorder (i.e. purging), orthorexia (i.e. obsessions with healthful ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 25, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Mixture modeling of nonsuicidal self-injury and binge eating: behaviors and motives - Pak KN, Nelson J, Adams LM, Fischer S.
Nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) and binge eating frequently co-occur. These behaviors are often used to alleviate distress. Previous studies examining this co-occurrence have used a variable-centered approach. The current study used a person-centered approa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Eating disorders: Charity reports rise in calls about binge eating
The charity Beat reports a surge in the number of people requesting help for Binge Eating Disorder. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Winter Conference 2021:Obesity and the brain
The increasing prevalence of obesity in the UK and worldwide is one of the greatest public health challenges of our age. Obesity-related chronic diseases can affect all age groups and are a major threat to the ongoing quest for longer healthy life expectancies. Obesity can adversely impact healthy functioning of most systems in the body, but the key to prevention and management lies in the brain. This conference will examine  some of the intricacies and latest research findings from neuroscientists and clinicians within the topic of “Obesity and the brain”.Day one will include talks from neuroscientists from leading r...
Source: The Nutrition Society - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Authors: Carollina Fernandes Source Type: news

Link Found for Weight - , Shape - Related Bullying, Eating Disorder Behaviors
Frequency of bullying positively linked to purging, muscularity - oriented behavior, but not dietary restriction, binge eating (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 8, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news