Neurobiology of Binge-Eating Disorder (BED) is linked to changes in neurotransmitter networks, including dopaminergic and opioidergic systems, associated with binge-eating behaviours. Similarly to other impulse control disorders with compulsive behaviours, BED is thought to be related to maladaptation of the …

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Sustained weight-maintaining effects after bariatric surgeries are questioned. Substantial weight regain 3 years post-bariatric surgery is affecting approximately 80% of patients. Some of the identified factors include undiagnosed or under-treated binge-eating and other eating disorders, minimal lifestyle changes after the …

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Prevalence of insomnia in the general population ranges between 31 and 56%, whilst insomnia affects 43 to 80% of adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Both conditions produce complications to the person’s mental and physical health. Therefore people with …

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ADHD in adults is often undiagnosed and carries a burden of untreated symptoms and co-morbidities which can mask ADHD symptoms and obstruct access to adequate help and treatment. A major research literature review on ADHD is conducted by our Canadian …

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