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Bethany Frankel Talks Dieting, Body Image And Bulimia

Reality TV star and founder of the Skinnygirl brand, Bethany Frankel is now in the best shape of her life – despite the challenges of her personal life and a demanding new talk show. Frankel, 43, recently spoke with Health magazine about her career, her daughter Bryn and how her mission in life is simple: …


Mom’s Stress Levels During Pregnancy Could Influence Anorexia Risk

Vulnerability to anorexia might be connected to a mother’s stress levels during pregnancy, according to a new study from Johns Hopkins researchers. The team found that offspring of mother rats who were exposed to stress during pregnancy had altered brain signals when it came to hunger and response to food restriction. They also lost weight …


Who You Eat With Determines How Much You Eat

Subtle “peer pressure” may influence your food choices more than you think, according to a new study published in Social Influence. After analyzing the results of 38 studies on the subject, researchers found that how much food your dining companions eat can have a significant influence on your own consumption during meals. This concept of …


Holiday Dilemma: Do You Explain Your Anorexia To Family And Friends?

It’s a common scenario during the holiday season: You’re attending one social function after the next, all while trying to figure out how to dodge questions about your weight. Anorexics face a unique battle in that their eating disorder is on display for everyone to see – for most individuals with the disorder, it’s hard …


Lack Of Sleep Can Trigger Overeating

Among the many factors that may trigger the tendency to overeat, a lack of sleep may be one of them, according to new research. Scientists from the University of Nebraska explored the relationship between food and sleep, reporting that a multitude of factors that arise from not enough shut eye can combine to cause overeating. …


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FOOD OBSESSION: WE AREN’T GONNA TAKE IT ANYMORE!!

Food Obsession Have you ever wasted a day of your life asking somebody “do these jeans make me look fat?”, and not even hearing what they said because you didn’t believe them? Have you  ever wasted a birthday refusing a piece of cake by saying “no thanks, I am on a diet” and then satisfying yourself with a …


The IPhone Spares To Repair You Old IPhones

The iPhones are the most favourite gadgets of every person and if anything wrong happens to these gadgets then people will face several troubles. By taking the iPhones to Apple store will cost more than the buying cost of that phone. Until the gadget is fixed up in a proper manner people cannot live without …


Bulimia Nervosa – A Real Eating Disorder

Bulimia nervosa is a kind of an eating disorder by which the sufferer goes into a cycle of binge eating followed by purging. Usually, Bulimics are too aware and self-conscious of their body weight for the limit that it becomes a priority in their lives. They always tend to seek acceptance from others and they …


Personal Causes Of Eating Disorders

Personal causes of eating disorders can form from quite a number of things. The desire to be thing is something that has been effecting the world for quite a while. There are also other ways that there can be personal causes of eating disorders. The personal causes that effect people the most are problems that …


International ED Resources

Australian Treatment Program for Bulimia Swinburne University is currently evaluating an online treatment for bulimia called Bulimia Online. The program has been developed in accordance with evidence based practice and reviewed by experts in the field. It includes 12 modules covering areas such as food monitoring, regular eating, self-esteem, mindfulness and body image. To be …


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