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You’ve heard that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but what about weight?

In the media, we often hear about the obesity epidemic. Another weight related problem that is becoming more and more widespread is anorexia nervosa. According to DSM-IV, Anorexia nervosa (AN) is characterized by an intense fear of gaining weight or … Continue reading

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“Stressed” is “desserts” spelled backwards: Why weight gain is due to stress

The increased incidence of diabetes in society today is well-known.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one-third of U.S. adults are obese and 11.3% of U.S. adults have diabetes.  What is less known is … Continue reading

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