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Compulsive Overeating


Navigating the Unique Path: Eating Disorder Treatment for Males and Adolescent Males

Eating disorders have long been associated with females, but this misconception has led to a lack of understanding and underrepresentation of males struggling with these …


The Intricate Connection: How Mental Health Influences Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are complex and multifaceted conditions that arise from a combination of biological, psychological, and environmental factors. While societal pressures and body image concerns …


The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act: A Pathway to Fair and Equitable Treatment for All

Mental health and addiction issues are pervasive challenges affecting millions of people worldwide. In the United States, the recognition and understanding of mental health disorders …


Fairwinds Treatment Center Stands with NEDA for Eating Disorder Awareness Week

Every year, the National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) hosts Eating Disorder Awareness Week to raise awareness about the seriousness of eating disorders and to provide …


National Eating Disorders Awareness Week


September is National Recovery Month: Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Treatment

Mental illness and substance abuse tend to be two disorders that have stigmas because they are not widely discussed. Those afflicted tend to suffer in …

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3rd Annual celebrating everyBODY walk for eating disorders awareness – NOT ONE MORE

We are proud to sponsor the 3rd Annual celebrating everyBODY walk for eating disorders awareness – NOT ONE MORE The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness …


What to know about Thanksgiving and substance abuse/eating disorders

Everyone deserves a happy Thanksgiving, and here’s what you can do to help that happen.

Finding the courage to speak up about an eating disorder is the first crucial step in recovery.

Eating Disorders IOP Open House

The Fairwinds Treatment Center Eating Disorders IOP has moved! We are holding an open house to introduce our new location to the community. Make plans to …

Compulsive eating affects millions of Americans.
Compulsive Overeating

What is compulsive overeating, and how can you manage it

Here we discuss what binge eating is and how you can help a friend or loved one that has the condition.

Compulsive overeating can lead to health complications.
Compulsive Overeating

Seeking treatment for compulsive eating

People who eat compulsively feel as though they cannot stop. 

Using understanding to support your adolescent experiencing depression .

Supporting your Teenager through Depression

Understanding that your child may be depressed can lead you to question your own parenting skills.

Males practice unhealthy weight loss habits, breeding eating disorders.

Unraveling Negative Stereotypes Behind Male Eating Disorders

Teenage eating disorders affect both sexes and all genders similarly, according to the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA). 

Is a man in your life hiding an overeating problem?
Compulsive Overeating

Men struggle with binge eating too

According to one study, nearly as many men suffer from binge eating as women.

Emotional eating can occur when a person is using eating to distract themselves from feelings of depression.
Compulsive Overeating

How to identify emotional eating triggers

Emotional eating can be a disaster for your health as well as your mental well-being.