disorder

(redirected from binge-eating disorder)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.
Related to binge-eating disorder: bulimia, anorexia nervosa

disorder

[dis′ȯrd·ər]
(crystallography)
Departures from regularity in the occupation of lattice sites in a crystal containing more than one element.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
"This is an important study because it expands our view as to who might be susceptible to binge-eating disorder," said co-author Dr.
[USA], Dec 19 ( ANI ): Inculcating severe food restrictions can lead to binge-eating disorder and obesity, a new study has found.
Binge-eating disorder is a pernicious problem in the Hispanic community.
People with binge-eating disorder have the greatest chance of achieving normal eating habits and alleviating symptoms associated with the disorder by taking second-generation antidepressants, topiramate, and lisdexamfetamine and engaging in cognitive-behavioral therapy, an analysis of several studies showed.
Sadly, Adriane's hearty appetite may indicate she has a new disease: binge-eating disorder. We learned this through a disease awareness campaign, which publicizes a disease without mentioning specific drugs.
Binge-eating disorder affects nearly 10,000,000 American adults, by some estimates.
Lisdexamfetamine, the central nervous system stimulant marketed as Vyvanse, has been approved for treating binge-eating disorder in adults and is the first drug approved for this indication, the Food and Drug Administration announced on Jan.
A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of sibutramine in the treatment of binge-eating disorder. Arch Gen Psychiatry.
This includes binge-eating disorder and nocturnal (night) eating syndrome.
A brief self-report measure of anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder," Psychological Assessment, vol.
Recently the binge-eating disorder has been recognized as a prevalent finding among the obese subjects.24 BED prevalence is estimated at 2% in the general population11 10% to 20% in obesity clinics.25 BED may be a fairly common co-occurring condition in Type 2 diabetes.682122