Binge Eating Disorder

Living With Binge Eating Disorder

Sophie Blyth-Bristow | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Sophie Blyth-Bristow

Persistently eating too much or too little can be symptomatic or indicative of an eating disorder, but what many people don't appreciate is that food is just one factor in an eating disorder. While they're characterised by disordered eating habits, ultimately eating disorders are serious mental health illnesses.

Binge Eating: The 'Forgotten' Eating Disorder That Is More Common in Men

Sam Thomas | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sam Thomas

The illness is characterized by compulsive, out-of-control episodes of eating followed by shame, guilt and depression has long been underdiagnosed or misdiagnosed. BED can be perceived 'less serious' than anorexia and bulimia, therefore diagnosed as Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS).

How To Spot The Signs Of An Eating Disorder

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

HuffPost UK Lifestyle caught up with b-eat, the world's largest eating disorder charity, to find out how to spot the tell-tale signs of the condition....

Binge Eating Over the Holidays: What Men With Binge Eating Disorder Are Up Against

Spyroula Spyrou | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Spyroula Spyrou

The one thing that is constantly present across all of these functions is food. As a result a lot of people overeat, binge eat and gain weight over the holidays. Yet, this time of year is not only difficult because of the abundance of food but also due to emotions.

How to Avoid Bingeing During the Festive Season

Sunita Pattani | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sunita Pattani

Not so long ago, these dark evenings covered up a darker secret of mine, a secret that would sometimes invoke panic as these festivities drew closer, a secret that often robbed me from experiencing life to the fullest. A secret known by the name of binge eating disorder.

Practical Tips for Recovery From an Eating Disorder over the festive season

Annemarie Louw | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Annemarie Louw

Where others are thinking of the visits with family and friends around drinks and snacks, Minced Pies, Fruit Cake, and of course the Christmas day meal at a table laden with indulgence of every kind, people in recovery from an eating disorder (ED) are dreading these occasions.

Binge Eating Disorder and Men

Spyroula Spyrou | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Spyroula Spyrou

I hope with explicitly describing what a binge episode is, I have managed to explain how Binge Eating Disorder might look like for most people, yet not all of them.