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Diabetes and Eating Disorders – a complex co-morbidity

Recent clinical epidemiologic studies have identified a high co-occurrence rate of diabetes and eating disorders with consequent increased morbidity - revealing poor diabetes control as a major contributing factor for people with this comorbidity.
In this thematic series by Journal of Eating Disorders, we will consider research exploring all aspects of both Type I and Type II diabetes and eating disorders

Edited by: Prof Meng Tan and Dr Paul Copeland

Published: Ongoing

  1. Content type: Review

    Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is increasing in prevalence worldwide, and is closely linked to obesity. Binge Eating Disorder (BED) and Night Eating Syndrome (NES) are eating disorders that are common in obesity, and ...

    Authors: Sally Abbott, Naomi Dindol, Abd A. Tahrani and Milan K. Piya

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2018 6:36

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  2. Content type: Research article

    The increased prevalence of disturbed eating behaviors (DEB), depression, and anxiety in type 1 diabetes (T1D) is generally well established; however the majority of existing research to date has focused on fe...

    Authors: Line Wisting, Torild Skrivarhaug, Knut Dahl-Jørgensen and Øyvind Rø

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2018 6:28

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  3. Content type: Research article

    The combination of eating disorders and diabetes is associated with increased risk of morbidity and mortality. The aim of this study is to compare the prevalence of disordered eating behaviour (DEB) in young a...

    Authors: S. Keane, M. Clarke, M. Murphy, D. McGrath, D. Smith, N. Farrelly and S. MacHale

    Citation: Journal of Eating Disorders 2018 6:9

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