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Eating Disorders Take Center Stage At Public Forum In Bucks County

Anorexia, 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.

08/25/2014

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Eating Disorders Affect More Than Just Females

Today 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.

02/23/2014

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Talking About Weight Loss With Teens

When talking to teens about weight loss, you should talk about “healthy eating”. Just focusing on weight loss could lead to an eating disorder.

07/03/2013

Health Alert

Health: Eating Disorder Awareness

Millions 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.

09/28/2012

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Teasing Kids Effects Behavior As Adults

Children who were teased about their weight are more likely to try fasting, skipping meals, vomiting, or using diet pills or laxatives as adults.

08/31/2012

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Purging Disorder

The attention being paid to purging disorder is relatively new, but there are women who have this condition.

03/28/2012

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