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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

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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...
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There’s a straightforward plan on starting an Eating Disorders Anonymous (EDA) group available onlin...
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Weight loss surgery is now being offered to obese children in the UK as a “last resort” when all oth...
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Treatment for eating disorders involves much more than food. While medical intervention may be requ...
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The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines refer to the title of a reference book for health professionals....
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New recommendations from Canada suggest that children 4 years of age and younger should be moving mo...