Category: Eating Disorders

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Good Cholesterol Bad Cholesterol: Fact and Myths?

The importance of Good Cholesterol has been overlooked.There has been so much panic regarding cholesterol that people have been bending over backwards to do anything in their power to reduce their cholesterol to the lowest possible limit. But is that still true if your Good Cholesterol is within normal range? Furthermore, the million dollar question […]

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Causes of Eating Disorders

Causes of Eating Disorders

Eating disorders as the name itself suggests may have more to do with the inter-relationship between food and weight, but they are more often about things other than food. Social, emotional, behavioral, interpersonal and psychological factors, either singly or in groups can be the culprit behind eating disorders. Though it has not been established fully, […]

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Night Eating Syndrome

Night Eating Syndrome & Sleep Eating Disorder

This is a pretty new eating disorder, where people has a lack of appetite in the morning but starts overeating once night falls, along with agitation and insomnia. It is not just an eating disorder; it is a mood and sleeping disorder as well. Bad eating habit is not the sole reason behind this eating […]

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Compulsive Overeating

Compulsive Overeating - Uncontrollable Eating with Complementary Weight Gain

This eating disorder is characterized by uncontrollable eating and consequent weight gain. Compulsive overeaters feel that food is their best weapon against their emotional turmoil and use food at generous proportion to cope up with their stress either at home or in the office. They are aware that their eating habits are abnormal and bad […]

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