Individuals with binge eating disorder consume abnormally large amounts of food on a regular basis. For a diagnosis to be made, an individual must consume food faster and over a shorter period than most people. Currently, binge eating disorder is one of the most common eating disorders, affecting as many as 4 million Americans or 3 percent of the total adult population.
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