‘binge eating disorder’

Preventing & Treating Binge Eating Disorder: It’s BED Week!

By Marsha Hudnall on 05/30/2013

This week is BED Week.  BED stands for binge eating disorder, and it’s a struggle we’re all too familiar with at Green Mountain.  Researchers say approximately 30 to 40% of people who enter weight loss treatment programs have BED. What’s the Link Between Weight Loss & BED? A large part of the reason so many weight strugglers have BED is […] Read more »

Binge Eating: Can Yoga Help?

By Darla Breckenridge on 12/26/2011

When binge eating grabs a hold of you whether it is during the holidays or not, feelings of helplessness and self loathing can take over.  What can you do to not stay trapped in the pit of despair? In an  Australian study conducted by McIver, McGarland and O’Halloran, a 12-week yoga treatment program for binge eating was tested. Women’s comments […] Read more »

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Binge Eating and Emotional Health

By Darla Breckenridge on 10/10/2011

Binge eating affects mental and emotional health by inviting  feelings of self loathing and hopelessness and depression.   The percentage of people who binge eat is greater than individuals suffering from anorexia and bulimia combined. It helps to unshackle binge eating  from weight loss to create behavior change. Bingeing is a natural response to restriction; however,  the underlying reasons for binge […] Read more »

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Hope and Help for Binge Eating

By Marsha Hudnall on 10/11/2010

I love it when i come back from meetings jazzed with new ideas, and there's nothing like a professional meeting to inspire new ideas. This last Saturday, I participated on a panel organized by the Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) and presented at the National Eating Disorders Association annual meeting.  Chevese Turner, founder and CEO of BEDA, opened the panel […] Read more »

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