Did you know that binge eating disorder is the most common eating disorder, affecting an estimated 6-8 million Americans, with more reported cases than anorexia and bulimia combined?

To help you better understand who exactly can be affected by binge eating disorder, Walden’s Dr. Kate Craigen shares some common demographics, including:

• Overall, what types of populations are impacted by binge eating disorder?
• Are certain genders more at risk for binge eating disorder?
• How does age factor in?
• What about other demographics?
• Are there conditions commonly associated with binge eating disorder?
• Is there a link between binge eating disorder and obesity?

If think you or a loved one has been, or is currently being impacted by binge eating disorder, specialized support is available.