Eating Disorder News and Research

Latest Eating Disorder News and Research

New test on hair can reveal eating disorders

New test on hair can reveal eating disorders

Eating disorder activists meet Washington

Eating disorder activists meet Washington

Excessive exercise and eating disorders go hand in hand

Excessive exercise and eating disorders go hand in hand

Anorexia not alleviated by anti-depressants

Anorexia not alleviated by anti-depressants

New drug will treat those winter blues

New drug will treat those winter blues

Severe body image concerns under-recognized in teens

Severe body image concerns under-recognized in teens

Skinny fashion not to blame, anorexia in the genes

Skinny fashion not to blame, anorexia in the genes

Anorexia may be caused by change in brain chemical

Anorexia may be caused by change in brain chemical

Anorexia nervosa linked with alteration of the activity of serotonin in their brain

Anorexia nervosa linked with alteration of the activity of serotonin in their brain

Endorphin system may hold the key to understanding and treating bulimia nervosa

Endorphin system may hold the key to understanding and treating bulimia nervosa

Overactive dopamine receptors may help explain anorexia nervosa symptoms

Overactive dopamine receptors may help explain anorexia nervosa symptoms

Undetected autism in women manifests as anorexia nervosa

Undetected autism in women manifests as anorexia nervosa

E-health therapies attract national accolades

E-health therapies attract national accolades

New self-help technology set to combat eating disorders

New self-help technology set to combat eating disorders

Teen-agers suffering from bulimia may also be struggling with a chronic form of depression

Teen-agers suffering from bulimia may also be struggling with a chronic form of depression

New treatments for eating disorders

New treatments for eating disorders

Fresh insight into how teenage girls with anorexia nervosa really feel about themselves

Fresh insight into how teenage girls with anorexia nervosa really feel about themselves

Sport program reduced eating disordered behavior and body-shaping drug use in female high school athletes

Sport program reduced eating disordered behavior and body-shaping drug use in female high school athletes

Eating too much in childhood predicts development of bulimia nervosa in adulthood

Eating too much in childhood predicts development of bulimia nervosa in adulthood

Study shows high levels of body dissatisfaction and unhealthy weight-control behaviours among contemporary black South African females

Study shows high levels of body dissatisfaction and unhealthy weight-control behaviours among contemporary black South African females