Psychiatrists have identified a new mental illness, an eating disorder that is more prevalent than anorexia or bulimia. NBC's Tom Costello gave us an In Depth examination of the disorder called binge eating--consuming as much as 1,500 calories at a single sitting on at least two occasions each week. As Costello's colleague Josh Mankiewicz pointed out yesterday, naming a new disorder is often the important first step towards marketing a medicine to treat it.
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