Eating Disorders Not Necessarily About WeightIn most cases, eating disorders go unnoticed for prolonged periods of time.
Moving Toward Healthier Image Of WomenThe French are trying to give more realistic representations of women in magazines. It is considered a public health initiative.
The Specialty Of Adolescent MedicineMany pediatricians, family doctors, and ob/gyns do a great job - but adolescent medicine physicians are another option and a good one.
Eating Disorders Need Psychological HelpA major point to understand about eating disorders is that they are psychological problems.
Thanksgiving Dinner May Not Be Joyful For Family Members Struggling With Eating DisordersTrish Carney, director of nutrition at The Renfrew Center, says there are red flags to notice.
Eating Disorders Take Center Stage At Public Forum In Bucks CountyAnorexia, bulimia, and other eating disorders will be discussed this afternoon at a hearing designed to provide more information to parents and children about the problems.
Yes, You Can Be Too ThinYou might be surprised that research has found that being underweight puts people at even higher risk of dying early than obesity.
Eating Disorders Affect More Than Just FemalesToday marks the start of "National Eating Disorders Awareness Week", and a University of the Sciences professor says the problem is not just limited to young women.
Talking About Weight Loss With TeensWhen talking to teens about weight loss, you should talk about “healthy eating”. Just focusing on weight loss could lead to an eating disorder.
Health: Eating Disorder AwarenessMillions of people, mainly women, have eating disorders. But most are too guilty or embarrassed to admit it. Now, with some famous people leading the way, experts say it's starting to change.
Purging DisorderThe attention being paid to purging disorder is relatively new, but there are women who have this condition.
Too Thin Should Not Be InThe media; movies, television, print, and the internet, seem to be showing us thinner and thinner women and idealizing the images.