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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

Exercise Bulimia

Exercise Bulimia Eating disorders come in many forms. Anorexia, bulimia and binge eating are the most well known. Extreme exercising is another type of disorder where a person uses exercise as a way of purging calories. Burning calories by exercise thereby compensates for eating. People who exercise to burn what they’ve eating will exercise even if they’ve suffered and injury. After some time, their metabolism builds tolerance and they must

Anorexia Signs & Symptoms

The Signs and Symptoms of Anorexia Nervosa Many women and men look in the mirror and wish they were thinner or in better shape. But for some, the desire to be thin becomes an obsession. Anorexia nervosa is a multifaceted eating disorder. Anorexics refuse to maintain weight, they have a tremendous fear of gaining weight and over time they develop a distorted body image. Once anorexia is developed, the anorexic

Holistic Therapy in eating disorder treatment

Holistic Therapy Holistic Therapy in Eating Disorder Treatment Call Today (888) 360-1333 Holistic Therapy in eating disorder treatment considers wellness of the whole person – mind, body and spirit. It is an integrative, multi-disciplinary approach to wellness and many treatment modalities are used. This approach is particular effective when treatment patients who have suffered physical or emotional trauma. Psychological therapy may include cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT). CBT is

When Pregnancy Meets an Eating Disorders

In a story by Kathryn Balch on Good Morning America in 2009 she spoke about a young woman by the name of Melissa Henriquezth and her experience with pregnancy and her eating disorder.  Melissa was pregnant with her first child. Melissa also hates fat. She told Kathryn of the moment she went to put on her favorite jeans and could not button them up. If it were any other time,

Women's Treatment

Women have different perspectives and needs when it comes to treatment for addictions, eating disorders, and other mental and behavioral health issues. Research shows that women are more likely than men to recognize the signs of a mental health problem and seek treatment. The type of treatment that works best for one woman may differ from another. While some find healing in treatment with other women, others may feel most

Postpartum Body Image

Postpartum Body Image Call Today (888) 360-1333 Whether you’ve just had your first baby or your fourth, you may be struggling to adjust to and accept your post-pregnancy shape. Other than puberty, pregnancy presents the biggest changes to a woman’s body. During pregnancy, a woman’s body seems out of her control. Hormones surge and waves of mood rain on an already stressed woman. After the baby is born, she suffers loss

Midlife Eating Disorders

Midlife Eating Disorders Call Today (888) 360-1333 Midlife Eating Disorders Often have been present yet undetected due to life situations and can catch you by surprise that they are still there. Anorexia and bulimia used to be considered diseases that afflicted only young women but recently healthcare professionals are seeing men and women in their 30 and 40s and older struggling as well. Some struggled with anorexia or bulimia in