Ovarian Hormone Influences on Dysregulated Eating: A Comparison of Associations in Women with versus without Binge Episodes.

@article{Klump2014OvarianHI,
  title={Ovarian Hormone Influences on Dysregulated Eating: A Comparison of Associations in Women with versus without Binge Episodes.},
  author={Kelly L Klump and Sarah E Racine and Britny A Hildebrandt and S Alexandra Burt and Michael C. Neale and Cheryl L Sisk and Steven M. Boker and Pamela K Keel},
  journal={Clinical psychological science : a journal of the Association for Psychological Science},
  year={2014},
  volume={2 4},
  pages={545-559}
}
Changes in ovarian hormones predict changes in emotional eating across the menstrual cycle. However, prior studies have not examined whether the nature of associations varies across dysregulated eating severity. The current study determined whether the strength and/or nature of hormone/dysregulated eating associations differ based on the presence of clinically diagnosed binge episodes (BEs). Participants included 28 women with BEs and 417 women without BEs who provided salivary hormone samples… CONTINUE READING