Anxiety and depression symptoms in women with and without binge eating disorder enrolled in weight loss programs.

@article{Bittencourt2012AnxietyAD,
  title={Anxiety and depression symptoms in women with and without binge eating disorder enrolled in weight loss programs.},
  author={Simone Armentano Bittencourt and Paola Lucena-Santos and Jo{\~a}o Feliz Duarte de Moraes and Margareth da Silva Oliveira},
  journal={Trends in psychiatry and psychotherapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={
          87-92
        }
}
OBJECTIVES 1) To investigate the association between binge eating scores, anxiety and depression symptoms, and body mass index (BMI), and 2) to assess the presence of differences in severity of anxiety symptoms, severity of depression symptoms, and BMI in women with and without binge eating disorder. METHOD The sample comprised 113 women aged between 22 and 60 years (39.35±10.85) enrolled in weight loss programs in Porto Alegre, southern Brazil. The following instruments were used: structured… CONTINUE READING

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