For patients who meet criteria for binge eating and who express a desire to lose weight, do drugs top cognitive-behavioral therapy?
SAN DIEGO – The study findings point to the importance of seeking civil commitment early in the course of illness in patients with anorexia...
Eating disorders are thought to affect only the young. Although the mean age of presentation is 17 years for anorexia nervosa and 18 to 25 years...
LAS VEGAS – Is a family-based approach to treating anorexia nervosa more effective than hospitalization?
From the Journals
Routinely skipping breakfast, eating 2 hours before bed, and engaging in other unhealthy eating behaviors may lead to depressive symptoms.
SAN FRANCISCO – Guiding parents to change their behaviors is an essential part of treating anorexia in children and adolescents.
Treatment can target the unique causes and stresses that may raise the risk of alcohol-related substance abuse after surgeryMaladaptive alcohol...
VIENNA – The high level of emotional distress that can be caused by psoriasis is reflected in significantly increased risks for depression, eating...