Eating disorders involve serious disturbances in eating behavior, such as extreme and unhealthy reduction of food intake or severe overeating, as well as feelings of distress about body shape or weight. An estimated 5 to 8 million Americans90% of them women in their teens to early adulthoodare diagnosed with an eating disorder. While eating disorders, such as anorexia, bulimia, or binge-eating, mainly affect girls and young women, these serious and potentially fatal disorders are now prevalent in children as young as nine ...

Living with Eating Disorders 2009, Facts on File, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780816073283

Hardcover

Select
Living with Eating Disorders 2009, Checkmark Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780816077434

Trade paperback

Select