PODCAST. In 2013 the American Psychiatric Association included binge eating disorder in the diagnostic manual DSM-5. Listen to the podcast for an update with certified eating disorder dietitian Karen Beerbower. Her practice, Nutritional Guidance, is based in Orlando Florida where they’ve been serving the community for 20 years.
Binge eating disorder is the most common but probably least-known eating disorder. But did you know it’s been diagnosed in children as young as 5?
Karen discusses the differences between binge eating disorder and bulimia along with the risk factors and criteria she considers when screening a child. Don’t miss the insight of the role of weight teasing in binge eating and the challenges she faces in treating children with this eating disorder.
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