Browsing articles in "Eating Disorders"


Genetic And Phenotypic Assessments May Inform Early Diagnoses Of Eating Disorder
January 18, 2021   

Eating disorders are common and disabling psychiatric disorders that emerge in late adolescence. The current study identified risk factors and correlates of subclinical disordered eating behaviors (DEBs) in adolescents for the purpose of informing early detection and targeted interventions. A multicenter prospective...
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FDA Warns of Possible Increased Risk of Cancer With Lorcaserin
January 30, 2020   

In 2016, the World Health Organization reported that more than 1.9 billion adults were overweight and of these over 650 million were classified as obese. Overweight and obese patients are at increased risk of developing a host of cardiometabolic diseases and certain cancers, which subsequently increases...
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Highlights from the 2017 APA Annual Meeting
June 8, 2017   

The 2017 APA annual meeting, held in NEI's hometown of San Diego, was themed "Prevention Through Partnership" and included more than 400 sessions. Here, we provide highlights of the meeting, including NEI's podcast interviews with expert presenters, key research from the poster sessions, and NEI's debut live concert--the NEI PsychopharmaJam.
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September News and New Research
September 1, 2014   

SSRI discontinuation before pregnancy does not reduce risk of miscarriage, US FDA approves Contrave for weight management, maternal immune activation and increased risk for schizophrenia in offspring, and other news.
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