Wednesday Apr 16
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Deciphering the Signs of Anorexia in the Very Young
Until the age of 10, twins Reagan and Grace Freeman were like two peas in a pod living in a Houston, Texas, suburb.
Eating Recovery Center Partners with Eating Disorder Center at San Antonio
Founded in 2007 by eating disorder treatment experts Kay C. Watt, MAPC, LPC, CEDS and Susan C. Mengden, PhD, CEDS, EDCASA provides comprehensive outpatient treatment for female and male children, adolescents and adults seeking to reclaim their lives from Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating Disorder and EDNOS.
Facebook Leads To Poorer Body Image In Women, Risk Of Eating...
Women who spent more time on Facebook looking at friends' photos were more likely to have problems with their own body image as they compared their friends' bodies to their own.
Eating disorders in young men - are being overlooked'
Young men with an eating disorder are not getting the help and support they need because of a perceptions about a "women's illness", say researchers.
Medical News Today
Belief that eating disorders 'only affect women' hinders treatment for men
When you hear the words "eating disorder," do you think of a male or female? Chances are, the majority of us picture a female.
Perception that eating disorders women's problem delays men getting help
The widespread perception that only women have eating disorders is preventing men with these problems from getting the help and support they need, indicates a small study published in the online journal BMJ Open .
Lent an excuse, challenge for anorexics
The Rev. Gordon Reid, with Saint Clement's Episcopal Church, waited to place ash on worshipers' foreheads to mark the start of Lent.
W.Va. to hold first eating disorder conference
One in 10 men and nearly one in three women suffer from an eating disorder, but misconceptions about the diseases and their consequences are still prevalent - which is why one group of West Virginia health-care professionals is stepping in to start a conversation.