Weight loss predicts complications in anorexia
Study results published in the Journal of Adolescent Health showed that total weight loss and recent weight loss were stronger predictors than admission weight for several...
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Eating disorders now a top priority with Australian Government
According to a new announcement from the Morrison government on Sunday , patients who are suffering from severe forms of eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia would...
2 days ago - News Medical
Third of Hospitalized Adolescents With Life-threatening Anorexia are Not Thin
Rather than being underweight, greater weight loss was associated with life threateningly low pulse rates, a complication of starvation in anorexia nervosa that requires admission.
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WWE's Alexa Bliss: Bodybuilding helped me face anorexia
Alexa Bliss says she was 'saved' from an eating disorder by bodybuilding.
1 month ago - BBC
NHS anorexia shake-up ends six month wait for treatment
Emma Rowe, 20, from London lost two stone over the course of three months after developing an eating disorder but received an appointment with a specialist within three weeks...
1 month ago - Daily Mail
New discovery may unlock development of next-generation sleeping pill
Insomnia is one of the major sleep problems with an estimated prevalence of 10% to 15% in the general population and 30% to 60% in the older population. Moreover, insomnia...
1 month ago - News Medical
Anorexic vegan, 27, who weighed just five stone makes a full recovery thanks to yoga
Lydia Davies, from Surrey, suffered from both anorexia and bulimia after becoming obsessed with losing weight when she turned vegan out of guilt over eating too many Easter...
1 month ago - Daily Mail
Dietary inflammatory index and parameters of diet quality in normal weight and obese patients undergoing hemodialysis
Protein energy wasting is a major concern in hemodialysis patients and associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Wasting originates from an interaction between...
1 month ago - Nutrition JRNL
Anorexic girl's porridge passion 'saved her life'
The hearty breakfast staple became Madeleine Harris's favourite food during her recovery from anorexia.
2 monthes ago - BBC
Altered host-gut microbes symbiosis in severely malnourished anorexia nervosa patients undergoing enteral nutrition: an explicative factor of functional intestinal disorders?
Functional intestinal disorders are frequently observed in patients with anorexia nervosa. Relationship between FIDs and a potential gut microbiota dysbiosis has been poorly...
2 monthes ago - Clinical Nutrition
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One week of bad air can raise the risk of miscarriage by 16%, study warns
We know that living in polluted cities is damaging to a developing fetus, but for the first time, University of Utah researchers have found that even short-term spikes in bad...
How many pregnant women smoke in your town?
NHS figures for England have revealed one in 10 women across the country smoke tobacco while they're pregnant, and only 31 areas are below the national target of six per cent...
Flu jab is a lifesaver for heart failure patients
Researchers from the University of Copenhagen, led by cardiologist Dr Daniel Modin, urge for the flu jab to become part of the standard treatment for heart failure, like beta...
Cannabis addiction treatment is a success in clinical trial
The trial by Yale University included 70 men aged 18 to 55, who either got the treatment or a placebo before cutting out cannabis. Those who got the treatment had fewer...
More than 12,000 people are needlessly suffering heart attacks
People who take strong statins correctly are 33% less likely to die, a British study has found. Experts are concerned doctors are prescribing doses which are too weak.
60% of US adults don't do ANY muscle-strengthening exercises
Federal guidelines say US adults should be doing push-ups, weight lifting and sit-ups at least twice a week to maintain good health and lower the risks of diabetes, heart...
Just say no to cookie dough: CDC urges Americans to avoid the gooey delight
Raw eggs carry salmonella risk, and flour carries and E. coli risk - both of which can leave you sick for days, or even hospitalized.
Ivy League schools slammed for terrible mental health care in damning new report
None of the eight Ivy League schools met the Ruderman Family Foundation's criteria for mental health care for their students, a new report assessing the nation's top...
Establishing Positive Memories can Fight Off Anxiety Disorders
Anchoring positive memories after a traumatic incident can help in the treatment of anxiety-related problems and post- traumatic stress disorder .
Is acne genetic? World first study makes a 'huge leap forward' in finding...
Researchers from the National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' analysed the DNA of 26,700 people, of which 5,600 had acne.