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binge eating

Line breaks: binge eat¦ing
Pronunciation: /bɪn(d)ʒ ˈiːtɪŋ
 
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Definition of binge eating in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The consumption of large quantities of food in a short period of time, typically as part of an eating disorder: CBT is one of the most effective treatments for problems like depression, anxiety disorders, and binge eating
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  • Millions of people worldwide suffer from eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating.
  • Depression has been linked to numerous stress and emotional disorders including binge eating.
  • Bulimia is characterized by recurrent episodes of binge eating, extreme weight control behaviors, and over-evaluation of weight and shape.

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