Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD's MedHelp Blogs http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/2169060 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Binge Eating Disorder in the DSM 5: Good News or No News for the Food Addict? Binge Eating Disorder in the DSM 5: Good News or No News for the Food Addict? For those of us work Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Fri, 25 Jan 2013 16:17:48 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/667247/Binge-Eating-Disorder-in-the-DSM-5-Good-News-or-No-News-for-the-Food-Addict- http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/667247/Binge-Eating-Disorder-in-the-DSM-5-Good-News-or-No-News-for-the-Food-Addict- Why is an Addiction Doctor talking about Food Addiction? Why is an Addiction Doctor writing about food addiction? Shouldn't it be a specialist treating eating Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Wed, 11 Jul 2012 16:33:19 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/515263/Why-is-an-Addiction-Doctor-talking-about-Food-Addiction http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/515263/Why-is-an-Addiction-Doctor-talking-about-Food-Addiction Breaking Food Addiction: The Story of Amber Nearly 4 years ago today Amber W. was struggling with her weight. At the same time she was struggling Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:37:14 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508125/Breaking-Food-Addiction-The-Story-of-Amber http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508125/Breaking-Food-Addiction-The-Story-of-Amber Lap Band Surgery: Is it an Option for the Food Addict? Lab Band Surgery is currently touted as the best solution for morbid obesity (a BMI over over 40, and Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:32:46 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508124/Lap-Band-Surgery-Is-it-an-Option-for-the-Food-Addict http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508124/Lap-Band-Surgery-Is-it-an-Option-for-the-Food-Addict Can Diet Soda lead to Relapse for a Food Addict? Twenty-six years ago and a hundred pounds heavier, I was told “You eat like I used to drink”. The in Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:29:33 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508122/Can-Diet-Soda-lead-to-Relapse-for-a-Food-Addict http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508122/Can-Diet-Soda-lead-to-Relapse-for-a-Food-Addict What Does a Food Addict Eat? Is it a Diet or a Food Plan? What is the Difference? Which do We Recommend? By Dr. Vera Tarman and Signe Dewar “You can’t Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:27:30 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508121/What-Does-a-Food-Addict-Eat-Is-it-a-Diet-or-a-Food-Plan http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508121/What-Does-a-Food-Addict-Eat-Is-it-a-Diet-or-a-Food-Plan Where Does Food Fit in the Hierarchy of Addictions? In an addiction hierarchy, where would food fit? Foods, such as fats, sugars and carbohydrates, are o Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:24:30 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508120/Where-Does-Food-Fit-in-the-Hierarchy-of-Addictions http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508120/Where-Does-Food-Fit-in-the-Hierarchy-of-Addictions Are You a Food Addict? If you answer yes to any of the following 20 questions, according to Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymo Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:21:48 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508117/Are-You-a-Food-Addict http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508117/Are-You-a-Food-Addict What is Food Addiction? Food addiction is one paradigm towards understanding a problematic relationship to food. It is not ye Vera Ingrid Tarman, MD Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:19:53 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508116/What-is-Food-Addiction http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/508116/What-is-Food-Addiction