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Eating Disorder Treatment Features and Stories

Eating disorders are complex, and treatment may involve a team approach. Although the individual with an eating disorder may appear to be overly focused on food, body weight, and a refusal to eat, the actual issues go much deeper. It is important to work through the underlying concerns that have contributed to the person using their eating disorder as a coping strategy

You can read a treatment overview here, or scroll down to browse the latest articles and videos.

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A 20-year-old woman from Queens has turned her life around after battling anorexia nervosa for 10 ye...
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The recent wedding of 22 year old Malissa Jones to her fiancé Chris Rowbottom has been described as...
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A decision by a leading U.K. judge to allow life sustaining treatment for a woman suffering from ano...
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An eating disorders specialist in the U.K. has suggested that early intervention is key to providing...
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Zyprexa® is a drug that is marketed to treat psychosis. However, as with many other drugs, docto...
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A study of teenage girls recovering from eating disorders has determined that once the girls re-gain...
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A couple from County Down, Northern Ireland whose adult daughter suffers from anorexia is campaignin...
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Doctors in the U.S. are being urged to screen adults for obesity during regular check-ups by routine...
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Let's face it. The pressure to have a perfect body is enormous in our society. Airbrushed and digi...
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One of the difficulties in therapy for eating disorders is getting the treatment where it needs to b...