Overeating - the Forgotten Eating Disorder
Everybody eats too much sometimes. After all, what would the point of Thanksgiving be if it wasn't to stuff ourselves? At what point does an occasional indulgence turn into a real problem? Compulsive overeating is when you eat for reasons other than hunger and past the point of feeling full. People suffering with this eating disorder tend to be overweight, and are usually aware that their eating habits are abnormal.

Could it be you?

Overeaters Anonymous offers this partial list for those who might have a problem with compulsive overeating. Compulsive overeating effects are serious. If you answer yes to several of these questions, then you may want to consider looking more closely at the issue.