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Eating Disorders On The Rise In Middle-Aged Women In The UK

New research carried out in the UK showed that middle-aged women can also suffer from a wide range of eating disorders. The study's results raised concern, as eating disorders are generally associated with teens and young adults.

Public Health January 17, 2017

Psychiatric Disorder Common Among Patients Seeking Bariatric Surgery: Study

A study found that 23 percent of those undergoing bariatric surgery reported having a current mood disorder, mostly depression, and binge eating disorder. Does this mean patients stand to gain certain mental benefits aside from the weight loss effects of bariatric surgery?

Life January 15, 2016

FDA Approves ADHD Drug Vyvanse to Treat Binge-Eating Disorder

Shire drug first to be approved as treatment for binge-eating disorder. What was originally an ADHD medication is now offering a possible way for compulsive over-eaters to regain control in their life.

Life January 31, 2015

ADHD Drug May Be Approved to Treat Binge-Eating

Vyvanse could soon be approved as a tool in the treatment of ADHD. What are some of the challenges faced before the drug receives FDA approval?

Life January 14, 2015

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