Studies Categories at a Glance: 

  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Health at Every Size®
  • Intuitive Eating
  • Weight Stigma and Bias
  • Mindful Eating
  • Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating
  • GI Health
  • Weight Loss
  • Body Image
  • Misc.

Binge Eating Disorder

24 articles listed in this references document from Dr. Kari Anderson’s  “But I want to Lose Weight” Binge Eating Disorder presentation (EDRDpro Symposium 2017)

Binge Eating Disorder Mediates Links between Symptoms of Depression, Anxiety, and Caloric Intake in Overweight and Obese Women

Health at Every Size®

Weight Science: Evaluating the Evidence for a Paradigm Shift by Linda Bacon and Lucy Aphramor

Effects of Health at every size® interventions on health-related outcomes of people with overweight and obesity: a systematic review by Ulian et al.

Low Albumin Levels, More Than Morbid Obesity, Are Associated With Complications After TKA by Nelson et al.

Healthy Lifestyle Habits and Mortality in Overweight and Obese Individuals by Matheson et al.

Development of the Health and Weight Attitudes Scale by Teresa Drake and Roberta J. Ogletree


Intuitive Eating

List of over 30 studies related to Intuitive Eating

Intuitive Eating in Young Adults. Who is doing it, and how is it related to disordered eating behaviors? 

Can Patients With Eating Disorders Learn to Eat Intuitively? A 2-year Pilot Study

Intuitive Eating Research Update by Evelyn Tribole

Can patients with eating disorders learn to eat intuitively? A 2-year pilot study by Richards et al.

Weight Stigma and Bias

The Immunological Effects of Induced Shame and Guilt, Dickerson et al.

Experiences of weight teasing in adolescence and weight-related outcomes in adulthood: A 15-year longitudinal study by Puhl et al.

Impact of weight bias and stigma on quality of care and outcomes for patients with obesity by Phelan et al.

Weight stigma is stressful. A review of evidence for the Cyclic Obesity/Weight-Based Stigma model by A. Janet Tomiyama

Obesity treatment: the high cost of false hope. by Wooley SC and Garner DM

Association between weight bias internalization and metabolic syndrome among treatment-seeking individuals with obesity by Pearl et al.

On Stigma & Health by Daniel S. Goldberg MD

Publicly Misfitting: Extreme Weight and the Everyday Production and Reinforcement of Felt Stigma by Brewis et al.

Listen… and Speak: A Discussion of Weight Bias, its Intersections with Homophobia, Racism, and Misogyny, and Their Impacts on Health by Gerry Kasten

Weight Stigma is a Modifiable Risk Factor by Paula M. Brochu


Mindful Eating

List of over 40 Studies on mindful eating and non-diet approach assembled by

Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating

Development of the Pica, ARFID, and Rumination Disorder Interview, a pilot study – Int. J. Eat Disord, 2018

Stigma Control Model of Dysregulated Eating: A momentary maintenance model of dysregulated eating among marginalized/stigmatized individuals by Mason, et al.

Pathways into treatment for eating disorders: A quantitative examination of treatment barriers and treatment attitudes – Journal of Eating Disorders Sept. 2018

Food and Alcohol Disturbance (FAD) in the U.S. and France: Nationality and gender effects and relations to drive for thinness and alcohol use, Eating Behaviors, September 2018

Development and Psychometric Validation of the EDE-QS, a 12 item short form of the Eating Disorder Examination Quesitonnaire (EDE-Q

Patterns and Prevalence of Disordered Eating and Weight Control Behaviors in Women Ages 25-45

Identifying fundamental criteria for eating disorder recovery: a systematic review and qualitative meta-analysis by de Vos et al.

Parent Conversations about Healthful Eating and Weight: Associations with Adolescent Disordered Eating Behaviors by Berge et al.

Preventing Obesity and Eating Disorders in Adolescents by Golden et al.

Gastrointestinal symptoms and disorders in patients with eating disorders by Yasuhiro Sato and Shin Fukudo

A retrospective analysis of biochemical and haematological parameters in patients with eating disorders by Barron et al.

A 10-year follow-up study of completers versus dropouts following treatment with an integrated cognitive-behavioral group therapy for eating disorders by Okamoto et al.

Treating the binge or the (fat) body? Representations of fatness in a gold standard psychological treatment manual for binge eating disorder by Brown-Bowers et al.

Online group therapy may be effective treatment for bulimia nervosa

Significant Locus and Metabolic Genetic Correlations Revealed in Genome-Wide Association Study of Anorexia Nervosa by Duncan et al.

The interrelationship between orthorexia nervosa, perfectionism, body image and attachment style by Barnes and Caltabiano

Assessment and clinical management of bone disease in adults with eating disorders: a review by Drabkin et al.

The long-term impact of an eating disorder prevention program for professional ballet school students: A 15-year follow-up study by Bar et al.

Orthorexia Nervosa and Eating Disorder Symptoms in Registered Dietitian Nutritionists in the United States by Tremelling et al.

Feeding and eating disorders in the DSM-5 era: a systematic review of prevalence rates in non-clinical male and female samples by Dahlgren et al.

Media Smart-Targeted: Diagnostic outcomes from a two-country pragmatic online eating disorder risk reduction trial for young adults by Wilksch et al.

A content analysis of an online pro-eating disorder community on Reddit by Sowles et al.

Boys, Biceps, and Bradycardia: The Hidden Dangers of Muscularity-Oriented Disordered Eating by Murray et al.

My Fitness Pal calorie tracker usage in the eating disorders by Levison et al.

‘Selfie’-objectification: The role of selfies in self-objectification and disordered eating in young women by Cohen at al.

Celiac disease and anorexia nervosa: a case report by Deschner et al.

Processing and regulation of negative emotions in anorexia nervosa: An fMRI study by Seidel et al.

The clinical basis of orthorexia nervosa: emerging perspectives by Koven and Abry

Case 18-2017: An 11-Year-Old Girl with Difficulty Eating after a Choking Incident by Thomas et al.

Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder: a Three-Dimensional Model of Neurobiology with Implications for Etiology and Treatment by Thomas et al.

Outcome parameters associated with perceived helpfulness of family-based treatment for adolescent eating disorders by Singh et al.

Interventions for the Carers of Patients With Eating Disorders by Treasure and Nazar

Self-reported interoceptive deficits in eating disorders: A meta-analysis of studies using the eating disorder inventory by Jenkinson et al.

Accelerating progress in eating disorder prevention: A call for policy translation research and training by S. Bryn Austin

Mindfulness-based eating disorder prevention programs: A systematic review and meta-analysis by Beccia et al.

When illness severity and research dollars do not align: are we overlooking eating disorders? by Murray et al.

Running on empty: a nationwide large-scale examination of compulsive exercise in eating disorders by Monell et al.

Cyber Victimization is Associated with Eating Disorder Psychopathology in Adolescents by Marco and Tormo-Irun

Responses to warnings about the impact of eating disorders on fertility: A qualitative study by Su Holmes [Abstract]

A Comparison of Eating Attitudes Between Vegans/Vegetarians and Nonvegans/Nonvegetarians in Terms of Orthorexia Nervosa by Cickeglu and Tuncay [Abstract]

Screen for Disordered Eating: Improving the accuracy of eating disorder screening in primary care by Maguen et al.

 Are recovery stories helpful for women with eating disorders? A pilot study and commentary on future research by Dawson et al.

6 Case Summaries of ARFID: Treatment of children and adolescents with avoidant / restrictive food intake disorder by Spettigue, Norris, and Obeid

A preliminary trial of an online dissonance-based eating disorder intervention by Green et al.

Historical evolution of the concept of anorexia nervosa and relationships with orthorexia nervosa, autism, and obsessive-compulsive spectrum by Dell’Osso et al.

Sleep Profile in Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa Female Patients by Abdou et al. [abstract only]

Identifying Fundamental Criteria for Eating Disorder RecoveryJournal of Eating Disorders 

GI Health:

*The below studies were submitted by Marci Evans, RD, CEDRD-S

Gut microbiome, gut function, and probiotics: Implications for Health

The Intestinal Microbiota in Acute Anorexia Nervosa and During Renourishment: Relationship to Depression, Anxiety and Eating Disorder Psychopathology

Randomised clinical trial: the efficacy of gut-directed hypnotherapy is similar to that of the low FODMAP diet for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome.

Weight Loss

Dietary, weight, and psychological changes among patients with obesity, 8 years after gastric bypass. by Kruseman et al.

Increased Physical Activity Associated with Less Weight Regain Six Years After “The Biggest Loser” Competition by Kerns et al.

Trends in Weight Loss Efforts Among US Adolescents with Overweight and Obesity by Hawkins et al.

Body Image

Weight-Related Concerns as Barriers to Exclusive Breastfeeding at 6 MonthsJournal of Human Lactation, September 2018

Body dissatisfaction, excessive exercise, and weight change strategies used by first-year undergraduate students: comparing health and physical education and other education students by Yager et al.

Girls and Beauty Confidence: The Global Report

Body image dissatisfaction and its determinants among young primary-school adolescents by Latiff et al.

Masculinity and femininity in the divergence of male body image concerns by Murray et al.

Assessing positive body image: Contemporary approaches and future directions by Webb, Wood-Barcalow, and Tylka



Functional hypothalamic amenorrhea and its influence on women’s health by Meczekalski et al.

Vitamin and Mineral Supplements: What Clinicians Need to Know by JE Manson and S Bassuke

Sugar addiction: the state of the science by Westwater et al.

International Olympic Committee (IOC) Consensus Statement on Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S): 2018 Update by Mountjoy et al.

Mindfulness-based treatment of addiction: current state of the field and envisioning the next wave of research by Garland and Howard

“My Best Memory Is When I was Done With It” : PE Memories Are Associated with Adult Sedentary Behavior by Ladwig, Vazou and Ekkekakis