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Episode 20: Prevent Dieting to Prevent Binge Eating: Be Aware of What You Say to Children

Thank you for listening to the Brain over Binge Podcast. In this episode, Kathryn talks about why dieting prevention is a key part of preventing binge eating. You will learn that one important way to prevent dieting is to be careful of what you say about food, weight, and diets around children. You can also […]... Read More
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Episode 19: Should You Drink Alcohol While Trying to Stop Binge Eating?

Thank you for listening to the Brain over Binge Podcast. In this episode, Kathryn discusses the affect that alcohol has on the higher and lower brain, and why drinking may make it more difficult to dismiss binge urges.  You will learn how to make a good individual decision about whether or not to have alcohol […]... Read More
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Episode 18: Don’t Let Food and Weight Talk Get You off Track

Thank you for listening to the Brain over Binge Podcast. In this episode, Kathryn discusses what to do when you hear others talking about food and weight, whether that talk comes from friends, family, classmates, coworkers, social media, entertainment, or advertising.  You will learn how to stay detached from what people say about diets and weight […]... Read More
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Episode 17: What if You Binge During Recovery?

Thank you for listening to the Brain over Binge Podcast. In this episode, Cookie Rosenblum returns to co-host along with Kathryn, to discuss the topic of moving forward after a slip.  You will learn how to have a helpful mindset surrounding any binges that you do have during recovery, so that you do not feel hopeless or give up.  Cookie and Kathryn […]... Read More
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What are Your Motivations for Dieting?

The first urges to binge commonly appear after a period of restrictive dieting.  The binge urges are a primal survival response –  when you restrict food, the primitive part of your brain starts to encourage you to eat as much as possible. To get rid of the binge urges, it’s necessary not only to stop acting on them, but also to get your […]... Read More
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Episode 16: Eating Intuitively: Is it Right for You in Recovery from Binge Eating?

Thank you for listening to the Brain over Binge Podcast. In this episode, Kathryn discusses the topic of eating intuitively.  Intuitive eating is a common approach to normalizing eating habits in recovery; however, there are some challenges with this approach and it’s not right for everyone.  This episode will help you determine if and how […]... Read More