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Video: Understanding the Mind-Body Connection of Eating Disorders

The connection between our minds and our bodies is more powerful than we think and can impact our overall wellness. Our thoughts and beliefs can impact our bodies, and in turn, our bodies can affect our stress levels, sleep quality, and more. For those of us with an eating disorder, this brain-body...

Managing an Eating Disorder During the Coronavirus Crisis

Amelia Boone thought she was doing well in her eating disorder recovery. The emergence of the coronavirus global pandemic threatened that. “I was in and out of treatment for disordered eating through high school and college,” she said. “I thought I had put it behind me, but in the past few years it...

Video: Lecture – Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders and Psychiatry

Presented by Holly S. Peek, MD, MPH, McLean Hospital – McLean Forum lecture Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs), such as irritable bowel syndrome, functional nausea, and chronic constipation, are disorders of the gut-brain interaction. Symptoms of FGIDs include problems with the movement...

Holly S. Peek, MD, MPH

Holly S. Peek, MD, MPH, received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine. She also received a dual Masters of Public Health degree at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, with a concentration in global community health and behavioral sciences. She...