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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience Psychiatry
Mostly: They are similar in the recognition that one feels powerless over the addiction, that a higher power (understood as god, or the 12-step fellowship, or ... Read More
Dr. Wendy Askew
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: The steps are largely the same. All 12 -step groups are based on the same steps. Admitting they were powerless over their illness/problem. And admit ... Read More
Dr. Emily Massey
12 years experience Clinical Psychology
12-Step for Eating: It is similar, although it really should not be. 12-step eating disorder (ed) groups tend to preach abstinence from certain types of foods. However, ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
34 years experience Psychiatry
SEIZURE RISK: The problem with wellbutrin (bupropion) and an eating disorder is primarily with anorexia. The concern is that wellbutrin (bupropion) can lower the se ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Wellbutrin (bupropion) & Eating : In eating disorders there is electrolyte imbalance & such can lower seizure threshold if wellbutrin (bupropion) at high dose is used, hence more chanc ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Need help from pro: See a dentist who can help you achieve and maintain to mum oral health. You and your dentist can work as a team to achieve wonderful results.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Evaluation: You will need to be evaluated locally by a dentist who can take radiographs and examine you. Only then can your options be determined. In addition, th ... Read More
Dr. M Jones
Dr. M Jones answered
25 years experience Dentistry
Schedule an Exam: You should schedule an exam with a dentist as soon as possible to figure out which teeth can be saved.
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Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eating disorder ?'s: See your regular physician for a discussion and prescription (if necessary). Generally you do not need a psychiatrist for treatment unless your healt ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not particularly : Those in your inner circle should be aware of what you are going through & be supportive. You should also be talking with an unrelated therapist t ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
Those at risk are: Those with what are called predisposing factors (female, genetic load, cultural). Those don't necessarily make it happen. Problems such as adolescent ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Holmberg
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Rewarding: At some point, all maladaptive behavior that is maintained was reinforced/rewarded. Be it a reward of removing something painful (e..G, feeling out o ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joyce Adams
43 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Linformation search: There are many organizations that help people with eating disorders and support professionals who work with these patients. Try the organization anore ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sarab Alfata
19 years experience Family Medicine
No: Has been there for years, but recently we are having more awareness about and health care providers are screening for it more.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Biologic, but not necessarily genetic. Women are more likely to have eating disorders than men, especially anorexia nervosa. In twins generally, if on ... Read More
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