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asked in category: General Last Updated: 13th May, 2020

What is the difference between Food Addicts Anonymous and Overeaters Anonymous?

The organization has a suggested food plan that calls for abstinence from sugar, flour, and wheat. (The call for abstinence from these specific foods is one difference between FAA and Overeaters Anonymous.) All forms of wheat and flour, including flours not made from wheat, are also restricted.

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Furthermore, what does Abstinence mean in Overeaters Anonymous?

Abstinence in Overeaters Anonymous is defined as the action of refraining from compulsive eating and compulsive food behaviors while working towards or maintaining a healthy body weight.

Also Know, what is GreySheeters anonymous? GreySheeters Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength, and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from compulsive eating.

Also asked, what is the food plan for Overeaters Anonymous?

OA has created a Plan of Eating to help people end their compulsive eating behaviors, guide healthy diet decisions, and identify specific eating patterns. The plan is individualized. There are no specific suggestions for foods, calorie totals, or other restrictions.

Does Overeaters Anonymous really work?

Overeaters Anonymous (OA), a fellowship based on the Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous, is one of the oldest and most accessible resources for people with eating disorders, and it's free. Some people love the program and recover in it, but for many, OA does not work .

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