Binge Eating

Sally Field Bares All in New Memoir: From Burt Reynolds' Controlling Ways to Binge Eating

Sally Field’s new memoir is revealing a whole new side of the actress — including her relationship with one of the most famous men in …

Burt Reynolds

Sally Field: I wasn't close to Burt Reynolds for years

Sally Field didn’t talk to Burt Reynolds for the last 30 years, the Oscar-winning actress revealed Tuesday on “The View.”<p>Field sounded incredulous …

Burt Reynolds

This is what it's really like wedding dress shopping as a size 24 bride-to-be

In April, after 18 months of dating, my fiancé went down on one knee and proposed to me overlooking the twinkly lights of London. As I excitedly said …

Weight Loss

15 Helpful Tips to Stop Binge Eating

Binge eating disorder (BED) is considered the most common eating disorder in the US and can be a difficult problem to address (1).<p>Characterized by …

Holistic Medicine

Boys Struggle With Body Image Issues Too

​If you’re a woman, chances are there was a point in your life when you began critiquing your physical appearance—your weight, your hips, your …

Middle School

Sally Field reflects on her past 'In Pieces,' childhood secrets and wrenching realities

Award-winning actress Sally Field has been a household name on screens big and small for years as a strong, all-American icon.<p>She first charmed …

Golden Globes

Britney Spears Is Not Binge Eating Junk Food And Avoiding Workouts Despite Tabloid Report

Britney Spears has been showing off her physical fitness on stage during her Pieces of Me tour but that still hasn’t stopped one tabloid from …

Britney Spears

7 Basic Diet Rules to Follow For Scoring a Great Skin

Wellness and lasting beauty comes from within. Healthy body translates into a healthy, great looking skin. That is actually a no brainer. Our skin is …

Health (India)

Highland Park woman, first-time filmmaker shines light on binge eating in Chicago-set film

If a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, can a romantic comedy make talking about emotional and binge eating easier for the masses?<p>First-time filmmaker Nancy Goodman sure hopes so.<p>The Highland Park resident and mother of three was an emotional eater for years and wrote two books about her …

Health

When You're Worried a Friend Has an Eating Disorder, It's Time to Make Some Hard Calls

Here's how to decide if you should say something.<p>For lots of people, the freedom that comes with college induces elation. No supervision, no curfew, no family obligations—the list of “nos” goes on, and that’s seen as a good thing, a rite of passage. But for some people with eating disorders, the …

Mental Disorders

How To Feed Yourself When You're Depressed

An extremely cool feature of depression is an overwhelming indifference to the concept of staying alive. Eating is a prerequisite for life, so it …

grilled cheese

'Insatiable' Is Coming Back For Seconds & People Want To See Changes

I didn't ask for a Season 2 of <i>Insatiable</i> — I don't actually know anyone who asked for a Season 2 of <i>Insatiable</i> — but Season 2 is coming nonetheless. I …

Women of Color

Does My Daughter Have an Eating Disorder?

<b>Eating disorders can be easy to hide. Know what to look for.</b><p>Often when I work with parents they say they had no idea their child’s eating disorder …

Psychology

Sally Field details stepfather's abuse, Burt Reynolds' controlling behavior in 'Pieces'

At age 71, Sally Field has written a brutally honest account of her life that takes on difficult topics including the sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of her stepfather as a child.<p>“In Pieces” (Grand Central, 416 pp., ★★★ out of four stars, on sale Sept. 18) was written by Field herself, a …

Steven Spielberg

Cherry Healey opens up about binge-eating and taking care of yourself as a single mum

Journalist and single mum-of-two Cherry Healey says the most important thing as a lone parent is to look after yourself, ’no questions asked’.<p>The 38 …

Mac and Cheese

Concerta vs Vyvanse: Which ADHD Medication is Best?

Both Concerta and Vyvanse are psychostimulants that are approved to treat ADHD, but there are differences.<p>The most notable difference is that Vyvanse …

Medicine

Slim Chance: Why Not Do a Photo Shoot While Feeling Fat?

<i>Welcome to "Slim Chance," a new, twice-monthly series in which author Amber Petty documents the happiness and crappiness of losing weight. Read the</i> …

West Side Story

Eating Disorders and Suicide

Eating disorders can be painful illnesses, at times robbing their victims of their health, happiness, social life, and occupational achievements. It …

Mental Health

Reds 10, Dodgers 6: Uh … tying run got to the plate in 7th & Joe Davis liked my article

Mood. Me after binge eating to deal with this line. pic.twitter.com/PYolO3up16 — Chad Moriyama (@ChadMoriyama) September 11, 2018 Actually, the …

Los Angeles Dodgers

Shire's ADHD Portfolio Remains Strong Amid Competition

1 / 2<p>Shire (SHPG) has a strong hold in the attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) market despite facing competition.<p>We issued an updated …

Johnson & Johnson

Three things Netflix’s controversial 'fat-shaming' series Insatiable gets right

Netflix’s controversial Insatiable (2018) is the story of a teen who loses weight and competes in beauty pageants. Some people have said the show …

Mental Health

Can't wait for Halloween? Here's a behind-the-scenes look at Universal Studios' new 'Stranger Things' maze.

If you're binge-eating Eggo waffles and counting down the days til your trip to the Upside Down, you're already aware that the time for Demogorgons …

Horror

What Taking Fitness Too Far Did to My Body—and How I Bounced Back

It's been a minute since my article back in 2013 about how fitness saved my life. The last time I shared my story, I had a very different mindset …

Binge Eating

#LetsTalkPeriods: Illustrations That Define Every Girl’s Life

Periods are painful, bloody and an awful struggle that every girl and woman must live with. What makes it worse is that we must not talk about them. …

Health (India)

4 Mental Illnesses That Are More Common In Women

<i>The issue of mental health is finally starting (emphasis on starting) to shake off the shame and stigma that surrounds it, and receive the awareness</i> …

Mental Health

COVER STORY: Janhvi Kapoor is a star on the rise

September 3, 2018<p><i>In the afterlight of her sparkling debut, Janhvi Kapoor talks about the momentous onset of her career with an unbottled charm and</i> …

Bollywood

Protein-Rich Indian Vegetarian Recipes That You Must Try For Weight Loss And Diabetes

Talking of protein-rich foods in India, the first few names that come to mind are boiled egg whites or grilled chicken. Vegetarians are often left …

Nutrition

FDA Issues a Complete Response Letter for New Drug Application for Dasotraline for the Treatment of ADHD

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Sunovion) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Complete Response Letter for the …

Psychology

Chicago-area native Lauren Gussis on how she 'hit a nerve' with new Netflix series 'Insatiable'

Netflix’s new dark comedy “Insatiable” is set in the Southern world of beauty pageants, but the controversial series also has roots in the Chicago area. Show creator Lauren Gussis said she drew upon her own experience dealing with bullies and an eating disorder while growing up in the north suburbs.<p>…

Entertainment

FDA rejects Sunovion's dasotraline for ADHD

Privately-held Sunovion Pharmaceuticals has received a CRL from the FDA in response to its marketing application seeking approval for dasotraline, a …

Business