Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders News

  • Severely Mentally Ill Face Significant Nutritional Challenges People living with severe mental illness face a range of nutritional challenges that might contribute to their 20-year mortality gap compared with the general population, researchers from Australia report.
  • Women Benefit From Meditation More Than Men Mindfulness meditation, a commonly used treatment for a broad spectrum of mental health disorders, shows significantly greater effects in reducing negative thinking patterns in women than men.

Eating Disorders Perspective

  • Do You Have Hidden Weight Bias? Find out whether you have hidden weight bias, and learn about the harm caused by 'fat shaming' and assumptions about overweight and obese persons.
  • Overweight Kids: Be Careful What You Measure Do brief primary care interventions in overweight kids result in BMI reductions? Or does it matter?