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A randomized comparison of group cognitive-behavioral therapy and group interpersonal psychotherapy for the treatment of overweight individuals with binge-eating disorder.
BACKGROUND Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) has documented efficacy for the treatment of binge eating disorder (BED). Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) has been shown to reduce binge eating but itsExpand
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Comorbid psychopathology in binge eating disorder: relation to eating disorder severity at baseline and following treatment.
Individuals with binge eating disorder (BED) have high rates of comorbid psychopathology, yet little is known about the relation of comorbidity to eating disorder features or response to treatment.Expand
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What's driving the binge in binge eating disorder?: A prospective examination of precursors and consequences.
OBJECTIVE Previous research, mostly using retrospective reports, indicated a relation of negative affect and dietary restraint with the occurrence of binge episodes in binge eating disorder (BED). WeExpand
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Prevalence, characteristics, and correlates of teasing experiences among overweight children vs. non-overweight peers.
OBJECTIVE Information regarding the prevalence, nature, sources, and psychosocial correlates of teasing was obtained for overweight (OV) children (10 to 14 years of age) vs. non-overweight (non-OV)Expand
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Weight and Metabolic Outcomes After 2 Years on a Low-Carbohydrate Versus Low-Fat Diet
Previous studies have demonstrated that low-carbohydrate diets achieve greater short-term (6 months) weight loss than low-fat diets. Longer-term (1 to 2 years) data have been inconsistent. WeightExpand
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Treatment of Eating Disorders in Women
This article reviews the most recent treatment literature for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder and serves as a guide for recommended readings and therapist resources. TheExpand
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Overweight children's barriers to and support for physical activity.
OBJECTIVE As the epidemic of overweight increases among youth, research needs to examine factors that may influence children's participation in weight-related health behaviors. This study examinedExpand
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Efficacy of maintenance treatment approaches for childhood overweight: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT No trials for childhood overweight have examined maintenance interventions to augment the effects of initial weight loss programs. OBJECTIVES To determine the short-term and long-termExpand
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Bariatric surgery-induced weight loss causes remission of food addiction in extreme obesity
To test the hypotheses that bariatric surgery‐induced weight loss: induces remission of food addiction (FA), and normalizes other eating behaviors associated with FA.
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Weight and Metabolic Outcomes After 2 Years on a Low-Carbohydrate Versus Low-Fat Diet
BACKGROUND Previous studies comparing low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets have not included a comprehensive behavioral treatment, resulting in suboptimal weight loss. OBJECTIVE To evaluate theExpand
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