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Binge Eating Disorder: Why You Need to Treat Mental Health First

Posted on January 28, 2015
A look at why treatment for binge eating disorder focuses on improving mental health, and not on losing weight.

Binge Eating: How to Keep a Healthy Weight Without Having a Setback

Posted on January 28, 2015
How to maintain a healthy weight without triggering a binge eating relapse.

Can Weight Loss Treatments Help Binge Eaters?

Posted on January 28, 2015
Many people who binge eat are overweight or obese. Can weight loss surgery or medications treat obesity in binge eaters? Here’s what some doctors say.

Is It Binge Eating Disorder or Night Eating Syndrome?

Posted on January 28, 2015
Binge eating and night eating are two different mental health disorders, but the symptoms and effects can overlap. A look at how the two conditions are similar but different.

Indiana Medicaid Expansion May Tempt Other GOP-Led States

Posted on January 28, 2015
A three-year agreement between Indiana and the federal government imposes cost-sharing on poor adults and uses a cigarette tax and a fee on hospitals to pay the state's costs of expandi …

If Supreme Court Rules Against Insurance Subsidies, Most Want Them Restored

Posted on January 28, 2015
A new poll shows that most Americans favor governmental action to restore subsidies if the Supreme Court limits their availability.

Weight Gain or Loss Linked to Fracture Risk in Older Women

Posted on January 28, 2015
Study found just a 5 percent change in weight may affect postmenopausal bone health

Soda Habit May Prompt Early Puberty in Girls, Study Suggests

Posted on January 28, 2015
Early menstruation a risk factor for depression and breast cancer, researchers say

Seniors May Keep Falls a Secret

Posted on January 27, 2015
But doctors often able to identify cause of fall and help to prevent another

'Long Life' Gene Might Make Some Smarter, Too: Study

Posted on January 27, 2015
Greater size of particular brain region predicted better function