Man With Pica Eating Disorder Experiencing Stomach Pain

What Is Pica Disorder?

Have you been told you have a pica eating disorder? What is pica, and what does it mean for your health? This is a condition that is often misunderstood, but it can be treatable with help. Pica occurs when a person compulsively eats something that does not have any nutritional value. It’s eating items that…

Young Man Binge Eating

How To Stop Binge Eating

Binge eating is the compulsive need to consume a large amount of food in a short amount of time. Binge eating treatment must address the underlying cause of the habit and explore the steps necessary to resolve that concern. Our team at Red Oak Recovery offers comprehensive support through a range of treatment programs for…

young man wonders to himself Do I have a binge eating disorder

Do I Have a Binge Eating Disorder?

If 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 time, especially when they’re around treats that they don’t typically consume. Binge eating disorder became…

young woman struggling with the pressures of women and body image

Women and Body Image: The Pressure of Society

A lot of people struggle with body image a little bit. However, studies show that women struggle more than men. Experts suggest that it’s partially because of how society and the media focus on weight and beauty. Women and body image issues can lead to severe mental disorders that require a professional’s help. What Are…