| Jan 5, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Girls suffering through the insecurities of puberty are often likely to yearn for the rail-thin bodies of supermodels plastered across the typical supermarket glossy. But, as new research shows, puberty is a crucial time for a woman to love those......
| Jan 6, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Donât inhale that bag of chips just yet. Tuesday, we reported research suggesting that, at least for girls, fat can be a very good thing for bone mass. Today, weâll be more specific. Some fat can be a very good......
| Dec 5, 2008
FAIRHAVEN, N.J. - A week after the largest health insurance provider in New Jersey agreed to settle a class action lawsuit brought by parents of children suffering from anorexia, one of the women involved in the case is speaking out in a WPIX Exclusive....
| Jun 1, 2009
Deep brain stimulation for depression and epilepsy is already being tested in large clinical trials, but it has only been tested in a few patients for other conditions such as traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer's disease, obesity,...
| Jun 5, 2008
Anahí, Vanessa Guzmán y Patricia Navidad son sólo algunos ejemplos de los millones de mujeres en el mundo que se enfrentan a la nueva epidemia del siglo, "la anorexia y la bulimia".
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| Mar 11, 2010
After wrapping up an illustrious high school swimming career at McDonogh in 2006, one that included All-America status 16 times and a handful of school records that still stand, Anne-Marie Botek is exactly where she wants to be four years later.
| Mar 16, 2010
Cassandra McFall, newly unattached after just ending a three and a half year relationship, thinks her former boyfriend has a true fear of intimacy.
The Dallas woman admits, "It was really hard." So was the reason. McFall says, "Cheating and lying about...
| Nov 23, 2009
Binge eating was long seen by psychiatrists as an unusual symptom of major depression or an anxiety disorder. After all, it seemed sometimes to lessen or yield to antidepressants and psychotherapy -- both aimed primarily at treating depression or anxiety....
| Nov 23, 2009
Rina Silverman's refrigerator is almost always empty. She keeps it that way to avert episodes of frantic food consumption, often at night after a full meal, in which she tastes nothing and feels nothing but can polish off a party-sized bag of chips or a...
| Dec 11, 2009
For fraternal twins Megan Campbell-Jedlinski and Kristine Campbell, devastating eating disorders were a part of growing up that they shared but never talked about.
Now 24, the sisters, who describe themselves as "in recovery," share a desire to help...
| Oct 18, 2009
In the 1987 family photo, Maggie Baumann's red shirt is tucked tightly over a flat stomach. She smiles next to her husband and their 1-year-old sitting in a high chair.
She's six months' pregnant and starving herself, she writes on the popular blog...