ADHD Drug May Curb Binge Eating

By | Thu, 11/07/2013 - 10:10

The ADHD drug Vyvanse could be an effective treatment for binge eating disorder, according to the pharmaceutical company Shire.


Competitive Eater Eric 'Silo' Dahl Gorges His Way Through College: How Safe Is Extreme Eating?

By | Mon, 09/23/2013 - 23:36

Eric "Silo" Dahl, competitive eater, has raised $18,000 towards his college tuition by taking down surreal amounts of food in no time.

Woman eating bread

5:2 Diet May Cause Dieters To Consume Up To 10,000 Calories On Weekends

By | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 13:56

Are followers of the 5:2 diet at risk of binge eating 10,000 calories on the weekends?

Alcohol Abuse And Eating Disorder Genetic Link

Scientists Uncover Genetic Link Between Alcohol Abuse And Eating Disorders

By | Wed, 08/21/2013 - 15:35

Researchers from Washington University School of Medicine have found a genetic link between alcohol abuse and eating disorders. Could this change the future of treatments for both conditions?

Mark_Sanchez and Santonio Holmes of the NY Jets

Die-Hard Fans Of Bad Football Teams Are More Prone To Binge-Eating

By | Wed, 08/21/2013 - 15:23

Die-hard fans who root for bad football teams are more likely to be binge-eaters, consuming saturated fats and sugars post-game.

Burger & Fries

Impulsive Binge Eating Pathway Revealed in Brain

By | Thu, 02/28/2013 - 19:26

Researchers shed light on human overeating by sending fruit flies on an eating binge.


Concocting Food a Sign of Binge Eating Disorder

By | Tue, 01/08/2013 - 10:23

Eating many different kinds of food together like mashed potatoes and Oreos may represent binge eating.

Teens Who Overeat or Binge Eat More Likely to Use Marijuana, Other Drugs

By | Tue, 12/11/2012 - 11:51

Teens who overeat or binge eat are at higher risk of trying out drugs like marijuana and other drugs.