Contrary to popular belief, people with eating disorders like bulimia nervosa do not lose control and binge eat in response to stressful events.
The findings of three new studies reveal only 50% of those with eating disorders seek help for their condition. Certain demographics are less likely to seek help. Those with eating disorders have a 5-6 times higher risk of suicide attempts.
Researchers have identified two gene mutations associated with an increased risk of developing eating disorders.
Study reveals how eating disorders in some women are inextricably linked to their culture and upbringing.