The latest statistics are sobering: in 2009-2010, the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the U.S. was 69 percent among adults aged 20 years and up and 32 percent among […]
In order to combat rising incidence of obesity worldwide, public health campaigns have focused on the negative health consequence of obesity, including heart disease, type 2 diabetes and cancer. Obesity […]
Binge eating disorder (BED) is the most common eating disorder, affecting ~3% of individuals in their lifetime. The proposed inclusion of BED as a distinct diagnostic category in DSM-V substantiates […]
In this interview, Dr. Bulik discusses First Lady Michelle Obama’s initiative on childhood obesity.