Abuse, bullying, and discrimination as risk factors for Binge Eating Disorder
This study examined whether sexual and physical abuse, bullying by peers, and ethnicity-based discrimination are associated with an increased risk for developing binge eating disorder in black women and in white women and whether any increase in risk is specific for the development of binge eating disorder.
American Journal of Psychiatry
Striegel-Moore, R. H.; Dohm, Faith-Anne; Pike, K. M.; Wilfley, D. E.; and Fairburn, C. G., "Abuse, bullying, and discrimination as risk factors for Binge Eating Disorder" (2002). GSEAP Faculty Publications. 40.
Striegel-Moore, R. H., Dohm, F. A., Pike, K. M., Wilfley, D. E., & Fairburn, C. G. (2002). Abuse, bullying, and discrimination as risk factors for Binge Eating Disorder. American Journal of Psychiatry, 159(11), 1902-1907.