Finding Relief from Compulsive
Eating for Christians
Added by Bonnie Mechelle, Editor in Chief on May 8, 2012 at 11:19am — No Comments
Christian Weight Loss Programs: How to Lose Weight and Gain a Stronger Relationship with God
Added by Bonnie Mechelle, Editor in Chief on May 6, 2012 at 9:06am — No Comments
Compulsive overeating or binge eating both fall under the general category of food addiction. Not unlike an addiction to other substances such as drugs or cigarettes, people use food as their 'drug of choice' as a way to avoid dealing with difficult emotional issues, daily stress or to fill a void within themselves.
The Weight-Control Information Network describes binge eating disorder in this way,
"People with binge eating disorder…Continue
Added by Bonnie Mechelle, Editor in Chief on December 10, 2011 at 11:15am — No Comments
How to Stop Emotional Eating or Binge Eating and Restore Your Health
Emotional eating is part of a destructive cycle that can include binge eating which leads to weight gain causing shame and vain attempts to quickly purge the body of those excess calories.
Binge eating is one way that some people choose to soothe themselves when they have destructive, emotional issues that they don’t feel equipped to face on their own.…Continue
Added by Bonnie Mechelle, Editor in Chief on December 10, 2011 at 11:07am — No Comments
My weight has fluctuated up and down since I was 14 years old. Now here I am, a single mother of 3 children battling the same body image issues that I had when I was a teenager. When I look in the mirror and I’m still dissatisfied with my appearance. My fat stomach, fat legs, fat arms and fat thighs disgust me and make me feel sad. When I see thin women I get jealous of them, when I see people bigger than me, I feel…Continue
Added by Bonnie Mechelle, Editor in Chief on November 29, 2011 at 8:58am — No Comments