Category: Eating Disorder

Pandemic Stress Worsens Eating Disorder Symptoms

March 17th, 2021
  The stress and isolation brought on by the pandemic has led to worsening symptoms among those with eating disorders.   Covid-19 and Eating Disorders   A new study found that a lack of structure and more time spent in a triggering environment, am… more »

AAP Says Families Spot Eating Disorders Too Late

December 30th, 2020
  The American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Adolescence says families often spot eating disorders too late.   Delay in Diagnosis   Studies have shown a delay in identifying boys and young men with eating disorders because of the misconceptio… more »

National Eating Disorder Awareness Week: February 22nd-28th

February 11th, 2015
Eating disorders are a group of serious conditions in which a person is so preoccupied with food and weight that they can often focus on little else. Types of Eating Disorders Eating disorders can cause serious physical problems and at their most seve… more »