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What's The Best Way To Find A Doctor To Treat Anorexia?

If you’re struggling with an eating disorder, it’s critically important that you find the best possible support network to assist you with treatment and recovery.

What Are the Causes of Brittle Nails and Hair When You Have an Eating Disorder?

Maintaining a balanced diet not only keeps our body functioning at its best, it also keeps our skin, hair, and nails looking bright and healthy.

DSM-5: Key Changes in the Diagnosing of Eating Disorders

The American Psychiatric Association published the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) on December 1, 2012.

How To Help Your Friend with Anorexia Athletica

Despite heightened eating disorder awareness, anorexia athletica – an increasingly common condition around the world – remains a poorly understood and infrequently discusse

Four Aspects of Body Image and How It Affects Eating Disorders

The way a person conceptualizes their body image will have a major impact on their mental and physical health.

What Are The Factors That Cause People To Become Anorexic?

Anorexia nervosa is a dangerous type of eating disorder characterized by an intense fear of weight gain, extremely restrictive eating habits, and distorted body image perce

Explaining Anorexia to Loved Ones

The first rule of eating disorders is not to talk about eating disorders—at least, that's what your eating disorder will tell you.

Think You Have An Eating Disorder? Here Are Some Signs

It may sound unbelievable, but people can suffer from a severe eating disorder and not even know it.

5 Celebrities Speak Out About Overcoming Their Eating Disorder

As the discussion around eating disorders becomes less and less taboo, a growing number of high-profile celebrities have begun to talk about their own battles with eating d

What’s Different About The Brain On Anorexia

It is hard for someone without an eating disorder to understand why someone suffering from anorexia nervosa would go without food.