Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 13:34
A new study has revealed that love hormone oxytocin, which is released during sex, childbirth and breastfeeding, could treat anorexia.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 17:29
Social media is to be blamed for the doubling in the number of youngsters seeking help for eating disorders in the last three years, it has been revealed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 13:22
A new study has claimed that anorexic women, whose disorder has not become too severe, can be treated successfully on an out-patient basis.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 12:56
A new study has revealed that women with eating disorders are less likely to have children than others in their age group and are more likely to suffer from reproductive health problems.
Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 14:23
Higher calorie diets produce twice the rate of weight gain compared to the lower calorie diets currently recommended to adolescents hospitalized with anorexia nervosa, according to a study.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 11:47
Scientists have linked the eating disorder anorexia to variants in a gene coding for an enzyme that regulates cholesterol metabolism.
Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 10:48
A new research has claimed that teens having bigger brains are more prone to suffer from anorexia nervosa.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 11:52
Scientists studying girls with the eating disorder anorexia have found they show a mild echo of the characteristics of autism.