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Could someone with binge eating disorder get better?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes he/she could

But have him evaluated first to see what need to be done.

In brief: Yes he/she could

But have him evaluated first to see what need to be done.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Nina Savelle-rocklin
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Binge eating disorder is treatable through therapy (and sometimes in conjunction with a dietitian) .
In treatment people learn what is eating "at" them instead of focusing on what they're eating. Bingeing is often a way of numbing, distracting or expressing internal conflict. Therapy helps you identify internal triggers and conflicts, and find new ways to cope. There is hope!

In brief: Yes

Binge eating disorder is treatable through therapy (and sometimes in conjunction with a dietitian) .
In treatment people learn what is eating "at" them instead of focusing on what they're eating. Bingeing is often a way of numbing, distracting or expressing internal conflict. Therapy helps you identify internal triggers and conflicts, and find new ways to cope. There is hope!
Dr. Nina Savelle-rocklin
Dr. Nina Savelle-rocklin
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Dr. Kevin Considine
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes someone with binge eating disorder can get better but if it is a significant problem then being involved with a formal eating disorder program is essential.

In brief: Yes

Yes someone with binge eating disorder can get better but if it is a significant problem then being involved with a formal eating disorder program is essential.
Dr. Kevin Considine
Dr. Kevin Considine
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