Eating disorders are often neglected as a state of mind but they may actually be related to depression, anxiety and emotional instability. They can have long-term health consequences if left untreated.
A person suffering from Pica basically craves for odd and inedible objects. A person with Pica syndrome may crave for anything from coins, and clothes to chalk and even cigarette butts.
While mindful eating is scientifically proven to help prevent overeating and obesity, a new psychological study suggests that it may also forestall eating disorders, such as anorexia and bulimia.
Eating disorders have been rising at an alarming rate in the recent times. Bulimia nervosa or Bulimia is one of the most frequent and recurrent eating disorders.
Excess use of social media such as Facebook, Instagram or YouTube may lead to disordered eating and body image concerns among young adults.
Scientists have identified two gene mutations that are associated with increased risk ofdeveloping eating disorders.Researchers from the University of Iowa and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center studied the genetics of two families severely...
Apart from sharing party snaps, vacation videos and indefinite selfies, frequent Facebook users do run the risk of developing eating disorders. According to a new research those who are hungry for 'likes' on their Facebook ...
It's about time that the importance of good health and fitness against the facade of body shaming is introduced.
According to a recent study published in the journal Body Image, showed that women who evaluated themselves as less attractive were more motivated to diet and be thin if their husbands or partners were attractive ...
The research showed that wives who crash-diet to slim down are often driven to do so because they felt that their husbands are better looking than them.