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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 US court of appeals case may pave the way for more complete treatment for those requiring resident...
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The Maudsley Approach is an evidence based treatment method specifically designed for adolescents wh...
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Little research has been done to study treatments of eating disorders, but new studies are looking a...
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New research is looking to create a medication to help with binge eating More Videos
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A new study shows that family based therapies may be best to help those with eating disorders...
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A new drug may be able to help with binge eating More Videos
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Obesity and children now affects upwards of 17% of persons aged 2 to 19 according to the Centers for...