Eating Disorder Symptoms

Eating Disorder Help

Eating Disorder Help – What You Can Do To Help Today (888) 360-1333 Eating disorder help for our loved ones is what we want to provide the most and what is also the hardest give at the time they need it. Do you suspect that your friend or loved one is suffering from an eating disorder? Perhaps you have observed a significant loss or gain of weight, eating rituals, you

Perfectionism Drives Eating Disorders

Perfectionism Drives Eating Disorders Call Today (888) 360-1333 Perfectionism can be a healthy personality trait – one that drives personal ambition, a desire for excellence and for success. But perfectionism at its extreme is destructive. It can lead to obsessive-compulsive disorder and to feelings of hopelessness, worthlessness and depression. It is a maladaptive way of coping with negative feelings and stress. It can prevent a person from feeling good about

Eating Disorders and Shoplifting

Eating Disorders and Shoplifting Call Today (888) 360-1333 Shoplifting and eating disorders have a commonality in impulsivity and obsessive thoughts. Some who suffer from bulimia or compulsive eating also struggle with shoplifting. As with a food addiction, there is a habit of hoarding food or objects, a rush of adrenaline associated with taking items not paid for, and the depression, embarrassment and shame that follows. Bulimic shoppers usually steal items associated

Financial Impact of Eating Disorders

The Financial Impact of Eating Disorders Call Today (888) 360-1333 All forms of eating disorders impacts the suffering individual as well as family, friends, employers and the community. The emotional and physical effects are devastating. The financial impact of eating disorders is rarely considered. For the binge eater, the cost of food – whether eating at home or in the community – can be significant. But beyond this, all individuals who