Anxiety Disorders

Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Binge Eating Disorder (BED)


If I’m struggling to maintain my weight could I possibly have BED?

Is BED a serious condition?

Are there specific behaviors associated with BED?

Who is most at risk for BED?

How does one identify BED versus another condition?

How is BED diagnosed?

Who can help me if I have BED?

Are relapses common with BED?

Why is BED so dangerous?

Is there hope for someone with BED?

Amy Hendel, P.A.

Amy Hendel, P.A.


Known as "The HealthGal", Amy Hendel P.A. is a medical and lifestyle reporter, nutrition and fitness expert, health coach and brand ambassador. Trained as a physician assistant, she maintains a health coach private practice in New York and Los Angeles. Author of The Four Habits of Healthy Families, find her on Twitter @Healthgal1103 and on Facebook @TheHealthGal. Check “Daily Health News” at Her personal mantra? “Fix it first with food, fitness, and lifestyle.”