- A diet high in fat and sugar, which could include fast food, may affect the immune system in the same way as a bacterial infection.
- Scientists have found a link between weight and a woman’s risk for starting menopause early.
- A new study found that women with eating disorders were more likely to have been convicted of crimes.
- A new study suggests that women with attractive husbands may be more likely to suffer disordered eating habits.
- Midnight snacks that include these types of foods, including complex carbs and some protein, help keep you fuller and get a good night's sleep.
- Men get eating disorders, too. Here’s what one survivor wants you to know about his battle with anorexia, restrictive eating, and compulsive exercise.
- An amateur MMA fighter recently shared a before-and-after photo of her battle with anorexia nervosa to show that recovery from the disease is possible, no matter how far gone a patient may appear.
- Scientists are examining how mood and emotion can affect hunger, changing your eating habits.
- Can electrodes in the brain treat eating disorders?
- British model Emily Bador shows her imperfections to remind us that it's okay to be "flawed" and to embrace our diversity.
- Eating pasta can actually deliver more nutrients, study finds.
- New research has suggested that women with a history of anorexia nervosa display clear autistic traits that last even after they make a full recovery from their eating disorder.
Eating disorders refer to a group of conditions defined by abnormal eating habits that may involve either insufficient or excessive food intake to the detriment of an individual's physical and mental health. Bulimia nervosa, anorexia nervosa, and binge eating disorder are the most common specific forms in the United States.