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bingeing

 [binj´ing]
engaging in a binge, especially of eating.

bingeing

A generic term for any prolonged period—hours to days—in which an addict ingests increased amounts of cocaine, crack, alcohol or another abuse substance, often without rest. Animal models for cocaine abuse become “bingers”; given unlimited access, rats “binge” to death within 2 weeks, and die of cardiorespiratory failure.
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While the underlying mechanisms are not known, one point is clear from behavioural data: A history of bingeing on fat changed the brain, physiology, or both in a manner that made these rats more likely to seek and take a drug when tested more than a month later.
Overall, bingeing prevalence was up 2% from 2009, but that increase probably is attributable to the inclusion of cell phone users, Dafha Kanny, Ph.
Isabelle tries to satisfy her emotional hunger by bingeing on junk food and then vomiting it up.
Alack of prior bingeing and purging in the group might also have enhanced Prozac responses, he suggests.
This eating disorder classically combines bingeing, in which the sufferer eats large quantities of food in a short time, and vomiting.
Included is something many eating disorder guides would have avoided years ago: a three-work program to stop bingeing, offering many ideas based on the root causes of bulimia.
Severe maternal depression was shown to be an independent predictor of continued bingeing and purging symptoms at up to 10 years follow-up, said Ms.
In 18 patients who had FBT and were eligible for 6-month follow-up, bingeing, purging, and laxative abuse were significantly reduced.
He began bingeing daily, and his career floundered: It had been common for trim to pull in $1,000 a day as a consultant, but there was now a habit to support.
Yoga's effect on harmonizing, balancing and calming the mind and emotions can neutralize overpowering emotions before they result in overeating or bingeing.
DENVER -- Cutting behavior is closely associated with bingeing and purging in female college students, Wendy D.
1) In a population-based case-control study of women with pregnancies resulting in a live birth, one in seven women reported bingeing (consuming at least five alcoholic drinks on one occasion) in the preconception period; nearly half of pregnancies were unintended.