Anorexia, Bulimia Linked to Disturbance in Brain Region Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa are among the deadliest of psychiatric disorders, with few proven effective treatments. The insidious disorders are characterized by extreme eating behavior and distorted body image and often occur during adolescence and young adulthood. A new study from the University of California – San Diego suggests that the altered function of [...]
June 13, 2013 - Psych Central
The Weiner Eclipse: In Crowded Field, He Who Cannot Be Named Is the Only One Who Can Be Named Illustration by David Chelsea John Liu’s campaign finance fraud issues. Christine Quinn’s revelations of bulimia as a young woman and a stint in rehab. Bill de Blasio’s wife coming out as a lesbian in a previous life, and a white candidate maybe possibly calling a black one an “environmental racist.” And yet there is only one candidate among them who is widely recognized—and he wears gray boxer ...
June 12, 2013 - The New York Observer
One mom's fight against bulimia, suicide After losing her daughter to bulimia and suicide, Suzi Heim is working to save others. She organized a walk to benefit the National Eating Disorder Association that will be held this Saturday.
June 11, 2013 - KSHB-TV Kansas City
John Prescott in This is London Mr Prescott said: "Now I've come out about my bulimia, I hope I might do something to help the many young women - and others - who suffer from it. I hope that it will encourage people to come out and discuss these matters and not suffer in silence."
Thandie Newton in Eurweb.com Newton said she suffered from "horrible bulimia for about a year," and still has "the scars on my knuckles from where I put my fingers down my throat."
Jerome Groopman in Washington Post The woman "was fitted into the single frame of bulimia and anorexia nervosa from the age of twenty," writes Groopman. "It was easily understandable that each of her doctors received her case within that one frame. All the data fit neatly...