Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders News

  • EASD Fibrosis in Fat Tissue Predicts Poor Weight Loss After Surgery Measuring the degree of fibrosis in subcutaneous adipose tissue -- the FAT score -- is a good independent predictor of weight loss after bariatric surgery and could help to identify poor responders.
  • Fashion Giants LVMH and Kering Ban Size Zero Models French fashion companies Kering and LVMH will stop hiring excessively thin models worldwide under a new charter developed in response to continued criticism the industry encourages eating disorders.

Eating Disorders Perspective

  • How Residents Cope: Bingeing, Drinking, Sports, and Friends Overeating. Drinking. Antidepressants. These are a few of the coping mechanisms residents rely on to get through their stressful residencies. Are there any positive coping strategies?
  • 10 Key Primary Care Takeaways: DDW 2017   The 'really hot stuff' from this year's Digestive Disease Week that will interest primary care providers, according to Dr David Johnson.