Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified

Did you know there’s an official category called EDNOS? That means “eating disorder  not otherwise specified.” It’s a catchall term for any kind of pathological relationship with food that is neither anorexia nor bulimia. This is currently a hot topic among the psychiatrists and physicians who are revising the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental […]

Have you heard of Orthorexia Nervosa?

Have you heard of Orthorexia Nervosa? I am finishing my studies with the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and just heard a term that I find very interesting. Dr. Steven Bratman is the first to coin the term orthorexia.  He used to be a chef and tried to sort out what was correct about dietary theories.  […]