Vyvanse is a blockbuster drug that makes over $1 billion a year, and binge-eating disorder
sales are expected to add $200-$300 million annually.
Body image interventions in cognitive behavioural therapy of binge-eating disorder
: a component analysis.
While some insurers have covered binge-eating disorder
, the lack of official recognition put coverage in question and may have dissuaded some from seeking treatment.
Lamotrigine in the treatment of binge-eating disorder
with obesity: a randomized, placebo-controlled monotherapy trial.
* Binge-eating disorder
often leads to obesity, cardiovascular disease and type II diabetes
There are three main types of eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia and binge-eating disorder
. Symptoms vary depending on the type of disorder and the person, but the Mayo Clinic offers these general guidelines:
The public has only recently become aware of binge-eating disorder
and since it is not yet included in the DSM, research on it is still very limited.
The 2006 American Psychiatric Association practice guidelines for the treatment of patients with eating disorders feature recommendations for anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder
, but do not address eating disorder NOS.
The book covers anorexia, bulimia, compulsive overeating (or binge-eating disorder
) and the broad category of 'eating disorders not otherwise specified'.
Not everyone who is obese has binge-eating disorder
, but enough do to make it the most common eating disorder.
A CONDITION linked to bulimia is binge-eating disorder
. It involves dieting and bingeing in secret, but no vomiting or use of laxatives - so sufferers are likely to put on weight.
Title: Binge-Eating Disorder
: Between Eating Disorders and Obesity?