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Types of Eating Disorders

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 12, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021Eating disorders are not just about the way a person eats food. They are a type of mental health disorder and often are a component of a much larger need for support and therapy. These are very complex conditions, often…

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Best Disordered Eating Treatment near Davidson, NC

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 3, 2021Updated: April 27, 2021If you suspect that someone you love is suffering from disordered eating, it is vital to seek treatment as soon as possible. This term covers a range of conditions, and many people battle symptoms but don’t meet every criterion for…

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Do I Have a Binge Eating Disorder?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 15, 2018Updated: May 7, 2021If you frequently eat until you’re about to burst or can’t help but polish off an entire sleeve of Oreos in one sitting, you might wonder, “Do I have a binge eating disorder?” Just about everyone overeats from time to…

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Could You Have Binge-Eating Disorder?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 9, 2016Updated: May 7, 2021Most of us have overstuffed ourselves at one point in time — whether after a particularly stressful day at work or during a calorie-laden holiday feast. For the 3.5 percent of American women and 2 percent of American men with binge-eating…

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Addiction & Disordered Eating: Links & Treatments

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 7, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022Statistically significant relationships have been found between substance use and disordered eating since food addictions work through the same neurological pleasure centers as alcohol and drugs. Clients struggling with conditions like anorexia may turn to narcotics to self-medicate co-morbid psychological…

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Normal Activities Can Become Behavioral Addictions

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 1, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022Planning a trip to Las Vegas? You don’t expect to become addicted to gambling. Going shopping for a new dress? You aren’t planning to really “shop ‘til you drop.” Checking your Facebook page? If you are like most Americans, you…

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Culinary Arts Benefit Clients During Active & Post Rehab Process

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 28, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022At Red Oak Recovery, clients embrace gardening, cooking and eating as key parts of their recovery program. Nutrition plays an integral role in physical and emotional healing, and residents discover this by growing and harvesting their food, taking culinary classes,…

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Tips To Keep Your Holiday Eating In Balance

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By Sharon FindlaySharon Findlay read morePublished: December 11, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022If you are a young adult in recovery from disordered eating, you may be wary of the approaching holiday celebrations. How will you be able to face the abundance of food and drink? How…

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Nutritional Therapy IS Delicious

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 21, 2014Updated: June 21, 2018The hills are alive! But, not with the sound of music. No, they are alive with the sounds and colors of our garden. Whether it is the bees flying around the flowering plants, the wild turkeys puffing out their feathers,…

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Nourishing Recovery

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 22, 2014Updated: June 21, 2018If you had been diagnosed with diabetes, would you continue to consume excessive amounts of sugar? If your doctor told you that you could be the best marathon runner in your class contingent on giving your knee one month of…