7 Strategies To Deal With An Eating Disorder During The Covid-19 Pandemic

This is a stressful time for all, but if you’re suffering from an eating disorder the current pandemic may be especially triggering for you. Whether you have binge eating disorder, anorexia, bulimia, orthorexia, body image issues or any other kind of disordered eating behavior – this will be a challenging time.  To help you confront […]

Body Dysmorphic Disorder – Causes And Symptoms

You are not satisfied with what you see in the mirror? While the majority of people is somewhat bothered by the appearance of their not so perfect body, those who have body dysmorphic disorder can spend hours per day overthinking and obsessing over their flaws which often makes them engaging in excessive and unhealthy behaviors, […]

5 Steps Of What To Do After A Binge

In this article, you will learn what you exactly should do after you’ve experienced a binge eating episode in order to prevent further binges. Before we get started, we should discuss what “binge eating“ means. Binge Eating Behavior and Binge Eating Disorder (those 2 terms are not the same) are eating behaviors where a person […]

Causes of Binge Eating Disorder – An Analysis of Risk & Possible Factors

Binge Eating Disorder is a type of eating disorder and therefore categorized as a mental issue. A study at Fairburn and Harrison, 2003, revealed that 80-85% of people suffering from an eating disorder did not show signs of being underweight. This means that of everyone suffering from an eating disorder, only 20% were anorexic or […]

3 Lessons To Learn From Emotional Eating

Do you find yourself eating sugary and fatty foods when you are feeling down, sad or depressed? And you are eating a lot more of it than you usually would eat when feeling positive, happy and satisfied? Then you are probably experiencing something called “emotional eating“. Emotional eating also called “stress eating” where you eat […]

Weight Disproportion After Dieting And Eating Disorder Recovery

People who decide to turn their back on dieting, food restriction and/or eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder or orthorexia, can experience weight gain due to their slowed-down metabolism, imbalanced hormones and malnourished body in general. However, with weight gain many people, as well as many of my clients, report also a […]

The Setpoint Theory – What Happens After Dieting?

Setpoint theory and eating disorders

The Set-point weight theory is probably one of the most valuable studies researchers have done when it comes to recovery from dieting, food restriction and eating disorders, such as anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and orthorexia.  What is the definition of the Setpoint? Setpoint is the body’s weight range in which our body is meant to […]

How To Deal With Weight Gain?

. “The only thing that is constant is change.” – Greek philosopher, Heraclitus  . This is a wonderful quote for starting a new blog article about how to mentally and emotionally cope with gaining weight or just living life with a curvier body.  . . In today’s world, an increase in the number on the […]

Are Your Eating And Body Issues Eating Away Your Relationship?

Eating Disorders and Relationship

. Relationships are the foundations in our life that give us emotional stability and safety. While positive and fulfilling relationships thrive on the collaboration of two parties, it can become difficult when one of the partner suffers from mental issues such as an eating disorder and/or body dysmorphic disorder/body image issues. . This is because […]

3 Reasons For Digestive Issues After Dieting And Eating Disorders

digestive issues after dieting

. . A healthy and balanced diet with a regular and moderate exercise routine is the key to a long-term healthy and happy living. However, living a healthy lifestyle can become an obsession for many people which leads to strict food rules, an extensive fitness program, social isolation as well as eating disorders such as […]