Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders News

  • Olanzapine Effective for Chemo-Induced Nausea, Vomiting Oral olanzapine likely helps reduce nausea and vomiting in patients undergoing chemotherapy, but the optimal dose remains unclear, according to a new Cochrane review.
  • Transgender Teens at Significant Risk for Suicide Over half of teens transitioning from female to male have attempted suicide, making them at higher risk for suicide than other transgender groups or teens, a new study reports.
 

Eating Disorders Perspective

  • Dispelling the Myths About Obesity Is obesity a choice? Are people just lazy or suffering from 'food addiction'? Dr Akshay Jain responds to the results of a recent Medscape poll and says it's time to dispel the myths about obesity.
  • Rare and Unusual Psychiatric Syndromes: A Primer There are several psychiatric illnesses that, although rarely seen in clinical practice, should be identifiable by physicians. Here are just a few.
 

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