Group 6 Copy 38
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Purging Disorder is a little understood eating disorder characterized by purging (e.g., vomiting) in normal weight individuals who do not experience binge eating. Though it has existed for at least 30 years, it was only added to the DSM in 2013. This study will describe remission rates and identify which factors are related to recovery, informing treatment development and diagnostic schemes. We only study (and treat) what we name.
    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    How does sleep deprivation impact problematic eating?

    Research studies have linked characteristics of eating disorders (e.g., binge eating, extreme dieting) with...

    Can the Identity Control Theory explain the processes of racial and ethnic identity development?

    Despite the abundant research on identity development, we still do not know much about the process, or how identity...

    How does taking Ritalin affect depersonalization-derealization disorder patients?

    We are investigating Ritalin's role in alleviating symptoms of depersonalization-derealization (DPDR) disorder...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A psychology project funded by 51 people