Those who suffered bullying and sexual abuse were three times more likely to be binge eaters than people who had never experienced these forms of abuse. “Antidepressant use was up to four times more likely and smoking dependence was twice as frequent.” If someone had two or more adverseContinue Reading “In Australia almost half of all adults have experienced bullying and 10% have experienced some form of sexual abuse, and these experiences have had long-term effects on harmful behaviours, depression and quality of life,” says Dr David Gonzalez-Chica from the University of Adelaide’s Medical School. While 60-70% of theseContinue Reading