Eating Disorders

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Initiating and Following Through With Eating Disorder Recovery
People sitting in a group discussing their eating disorders
Eating Disorders Statistics in the United States and Beyond
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What Is Food Anxiety?
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How Bulimia Affects The Teeth
Therapy group looks at teen girl
What Is an Eating Disorder?
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Symptoms of Not Eating
Woman eating pizza and drinking wine in front of the refrigerator during the night
What Is Bulimia Nervosa?
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How Anorexia Is Diagnosed
Child with pica eats dirt or nonfood items
What Is Pica?
Illustration of a person sitting on the bathroom floor next to the toilet (What to Know About Purging Disorder)
What is purging disorder and how does it differ from bulimia?
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How Binge Eating Disorder Is Treated
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How Bulimia Is Diagnosed
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How Anorexia Is Treated
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Is Rumination Disorder a Medical or Psychological Condition?
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Dysphagia and Mental Illness: Causes and Symptoms
Man suffering bulimia
Purging vs. Bulimia: Definitions, Differences, and Similarities
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How Bulimia Is Treated
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How Rumination Disorder Is Diagnosed
Young, Black patient speaking with her pediatrician in a doctor’s office
How Rumination Disorder Is Treated
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Orthorexia Nervosa: An Obsession With Healthy Eating
Anorexic teenager
Anorexia Nervosa: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
cute little kid looking sad not wanting to eat with dad encouraging to eat
How Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder Is Diagnosed
Sings of Binge Eating Disorder: Stomach with a lightning bolt (Eating until uncomfortably full), A cheeseburger with an equal sign and a happy face (eating to ease stress and anxiety), feet on a scale and a line with peaks (recording weight fluctuation), food and an hour glass (consuming excessive amounts of food in short periods of time), a person looking sad on a scale (feeling desperate to control eating and lose weight), a person with hands on their face (self-disgust, guilt, and depression after binge eating)
What Does It Mean to Binge?
A middle-aged woman eating while sitting at a computer
What Is Binge Eating Disorder?
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How to Stop Binge Eating
Toddler girl turning head away refusing to eat
How Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) Is Treated
Woman seating on the kitchen floor at night eating
What Is Compulsive Overeating?
purging
What Is Purging Disorder?
Young girl eating from bowl while sitting on kitchen floor
What Is Other Specified Feeding and Eating Disorder (OSFED)?
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Causes of Polyphagia
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How Orthorexia is Diagnosed
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How Orthorexia Is Treated
binge eating
How Binge Eating Disorder Is Diagnosed
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What Is Disordered Eating?
Eating disorder counseling
What Is Diabulimia?
A cute young boy with his head on the table while holding a piece of broccoli on his fork.
What Is Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder?
Diagnosis of Eating Disorders: Stethoscope on a chest (physical exam), paper with check boxes and check marks (mental health questionnaire), machine with recording/results coming out (lab work to check overall health), x-ray (to check for bone density), a heart shape with lines (electrocardiogram to check heart rhythm), a magnifying glass with a red medical cross (differential diagnosis)
How an Eating Disorder Is Diagnosed
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How Eating Disorders Are Treated