Lady Rats Can Probably Blame Their Binge Eating on Their Lady Rat Parts

A study (scientific and rat-infested by its very nature) published recently in the International Journal of Eating Disorders is the first ever to establish sex differences in rates of binge eating in animals. Well, not animals, really, so much as the scuttling disease portmanteaus we affectionately call “rats,” but… »5/02/13 10:00am5/02/13 10:00am

Binge Eating Is a Big Problem Among Men, but None of Them Want to Acknowledge It

With typically mordant self-deprecation, Louis C.K. tells a joke about going to the doctor and explaining his eating habits. When the imaginary doctor that Louis C.K. invented for the purposes of our amusement asks, "How much do you eat before you feel full?" Louis answers incredulously that he doesn't just stop… »8/14/12 12:00pm8/14/12 12:00pm

BINge Eating: When You Eat The Garbage You've Tried To Throw Out

With the release of the Sex and the City movie only one month away, I've been thinking a lot about the cultural significance of the show that so many women seem to think they relate to. While I always liked it, I still hated so many aspects about it, particularly Carrie. I never connected with her character, nor would… »4/28/08 2:30pm4/28/08 2:30pm