My son is 14, tall, handsome and quite perfect in my own eyes. He has struggled with binge eating disorder (I have struggled with eating disorders my whole life). He has a great team of docs trying to help him, but now they want to do the sleeve surgery... Having gone from one eating disorder to another... I worry that this is too much at 14. His doc thinks its more about the addiction piece. And that if we remove the addictive behavior now, we can teach him to cope before adulthood.
Any thoughts would be great. Thanks!!
Over the last three years, I gained 60 lbs. I used to be 140lbs. Somehow I managed to eat and drink myself into the land of obesity. My friends and colleagues noticed more than I did, and now when I look in the mirror, I don’t recognize myself. I’m a social worker in a supervisory role, so I attribute my eating as a coping mechanism to handle the stress that comes along with the job. For the...
I always know my cycle is coming up because I get a) super impatient and irritable and b) want more than life itself to shove my entire face into a bag of chips or a thing of fries (preferably from Five Guys) and not come back up until I've ridden out the food coma. Does anyone else deal with this every month? Have any recommended strategies for riding it out without falling off the wagon?