Associated Conditions for Binge eating disorder
Excerpts on associated medical conditions for Binge eating disorder:
People with binge eating disorder are usually overweight so they are
prone to the serious medical problems associated with obesity, such as
high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and diabetes. Obese individuals
also have a higher risk for gallbladder disease, heart disease, and some
types of cancer. Individuals with binge eating disorder also have high
rates of co-occurring psychiatric illnesses -- especially depression. (Source: excerpt from Eating Disorders: NWHIC
List of associated medical conditions for Binge eating disorder:
The list of conditions mentioned by various sources
as associated with Binge eating disorder includes:
About associated conditions for Binge eating disorder:
Associated conditions are those which appear
statistically related, but do not have
a clear cause or effect relationship.
Whereas the complications
are caused by Binge eating disorder,
and underlying causes
may be causes of Binge eating disorder,
the following list shows associated conditions
that simply appear with higher frequency in people
who have Binge eating disorder.
In some cases, there may be overlap
between this list and risk factors
for Binge eating disorder.
People with Binge eating disorder may be more likely to
get a condition on the list of associated conditions,
or the reverse may be true, or both.
Whether they are causes of, caused by, or simply
coincidentally related to Binge eating disorder
is not always clear.
For general information,
see Associated Condition Misdiagnosis.