Risk Factors for Binge Eating Disorder A Community-Based, Case-Control Study

 

Authors: Fairburn, C.G, Doll, D.A.; Welch, S.L., Hay, P.J., Davies, B.A.; O'Connor, M.E.
Binge eating disorder appears to be associated with exposure to risk factors for psychiatric disorder and for obesity. When compared with the wide range of risk factors for bulimia nervosa, the risk factors for binge eating disorder are weaker and more circumscribed.