Disordered Eating Archives - Dr. Amino

Disordered Eating

Orthorexia: When Eating Healthy Becomes an Obsession

Orthorexia nervosa involves an obsession with “clean eating” and physical activity that align with a person’s health perceptions (whether true, unverified, or false), which they typically glean from an array of readily accessible sources—like social media, books, magazines, and health...

Are You a Binge Eater? How to Keep Compulsive Eating in Check

Do you have a habit of snacking while you watch TV? Maybe you eat unconsciously while you work, study, or talk on the phone. While the occasional nosh session isn’t that big of a deal, continuous binging can wreak havoc...

Navigating Bulimia Nervosa: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

Most of us have heard the terms anorexia and bulimia, but few know exactly what these conditions entail. If you know someone with an eating disorder, you might be asking yourself, what is bulimia, anyway? A life-threatening psychological condition, bulimia...

What Is Bipolar Disorder? Understanding the Causes and Seeking Treatment

Life involves plenty of ups and downs, and it’s normal to have some days when you feel content and others when you feel less positive. However, if you’re experiencing frequent highs and lows in mood coupled with an inability to...

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