Articles About "Bulimia"
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How can you tell if you or someone you know has an eating disorder? Over five million American men and women of all ages, race and income levels have eating disorders. Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder where a person binges, or eats a large amount of food all at once and then purges, or forces...
Obesity in Children:
When is it "baby fat" and when is it a problem? In this article, Peggy Patten offers some information parents may want to consider in determining whether their child is unhealthy and what parts of modern family life contribute to rising rates of children who are overweight or obese. Definitions ... For Adults: Girl Power! Keep It Going!
The transition from childhood to adolescence is a time of special, and sometimes painful, development and change for young girls. Studies show that girls tend to lose self-confidence and self-worth during this pivotal age, becoming less physically active, performing less well in school, and... A Consumer's Guide to Mental Health Services
When I need help, where can I go? For information about resources available in your community, contact your local mental health center or one of the local affiliates of national self-help organizations. These agencies can provide you with information on services designed to meet the needs of...
"Bulimia" in the News
Former Radio City Rockette details struggle with bulimia
Insecure and suffering from bulimia, Greta Gleissner had her dream job as a Radio City Rockette for Radio City Music Hall Candace Cameron Bure: I found faith while struggling with bulimia
Full House star Candace Cameron Bure is opening up about her struggle with bulimia in the years after the beloved sitcom went off the air. Star's stark anti-bulimia film
A haunting new short film featuring Elle Fanning accurately captures the aching sadness of life with an eating disorder, experts say. But as powerful as the message is, those currently suffering from disordered eating should probably avoid its graphic images. For Bulimia, CBT Beats Psychoanalysis
For those suffering with bulimia nervosa, an enhanced form of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) has proven far more effective than psychoanalytic psychotherapy, according to new research. Bulimia is characterized by recurrent episodes of binge eating, extreme weight control behaviors, and...
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"Bulimia" in the Adoption Blogs
Eating Disorders in Children
August 18, 2008, 1:36 pm
With so much attention being paid to childhood obesity the opposite end of the spectrum that many foster and adoptive parents deal with receives little, if any, attention.
Some of the children coming into care can have eating disorders. Yes, there are the teen issues of anorexia and bulimia,... What Is Your Teenager Doing Today?
October 22, 2007, 6:11 am
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, SAMHSA , knows that many teenagers are doing, what they shouldn’t be doing. They combined the data on a number of surveys, including the National Survey on Drug Use, which uses in-depth interviews of more than 60,000 people, to arrive... Book Review: Handle with Care by Jodi Picoult
July 30, 2009, 4:00 pm
I read Handle with Care by Jodi Picoult while I was on vacation last week. I'm going to be honest: I am not a fan. I hate saying that since another of Picoult's books remains my favorite. While I found Handle With Care to be intriguing, the book pushed too many buttons for my liking. The...
"Bulimia" on Adoption.com
Bulimia in Children
One of my best friends recently adopted two daughters that have struggled with bulimia for the three years they have lived with her as foster children.
Alcoholism and Co-Occurring Disorders - Adoption Library ...
Bulimia is an eating disorder in which patients, usually female, binge on sugar- and fat ... D.W. Longitudinal Research in Alcoholism. Boston: Kluwer-Nijhoff Publishing, 1984. pp. 197-214. (22) HESSELBROCK, M.N.; Meyer, R.E.; & Keener, J.J. Psychopathology in hospitalized alcoholics ...
6 year old boy with bulimia? - Adoption.com Forums
We have been approached about fostering two boys (ages 5 and 4), and the oldest has problems with throwing up/bulimia. Today, we were part of a . Family Forums. Parenting Forums. Pregnancy Forums. Unplanned ... 22 AM 2momsinGA. Senior Member. Join Date: Jul 2008. Posts: 151 ...
Hana Williams - Page 7 - Adoption.com Forums
AND now mom to her 22 year old brother who I only wish had come home to us sooner. #94 09-05-2013, 03:02 PM ... I would be insulted that an attorney would think I don't know the difference between bulimia and hypothermia.
Web Results for "Bulimia"
Anorexia y bulimia22 - SlideShare
Anorexia y bulimia22 Presentation Transcript. Anorexiay Bulimia Integrantes: Barragán Ruidias, Gino Paolo Carquin Castillo, Daniela Gomez Quintana, Andrea Pastor sSaldańa, Lucero
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Back in 2006 Ali Kerr confessed to her husband Richard that she suffered from bulimia. Unfortunately inpatient treatment was too expensive and therapy proved ineffective.
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