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Is There a Biological Cause for Eating Disorders?

By Paul Gaita

A new study found that a protein made by intestinal bacteria could be the root cause of eating disorders. MORE  

Eating Disorders Can Start as Early as Grade School

By Shawn Dwyer

An alarming new study found that children as young as eight years old displayed eating disorder behaviors like making themselves vomit. MORE  

Increasing Number of CT Youth Affected By Eating Disorders

By Victoria Kim

There is growing concern over 10- and 11-year-olds being diagnosed with eating disorders. MORE  

Mortality Rates for Anorexia Remain Unchanged in 2014

By John Lavitt

Eating disorders like anorexia nervosa remain a potent, but silent killer for young women. MORE  

A Man—With an Eating Disorder

By Brian Macaulay

When I tell people I have an eating disorder, I get surprise, sympathy, empathy and laughing-shock: "Men can have eating disorders?” MORE  

Racial Differences in Body Perception Can Affect Eating Disorders

By John Lavitt

A new study shows that race plays a significant part in the type of eating disorder one can have. MORE  

Nicole Scherzinger Opens Up About Overcoming Bulimia

By Victoria Kim

The Pussycat Dolls singer still has difficulty talking about her struggles. MORE  

Eating Disorder App Designed For High School Kids Catching Fire

By John Lavitt

Previous versions of High School Story have dealt with other teen issues like cyberbullying. MORE  

Rate of Eating Disorders Rising Among Middle-Aged Women

By John Lavitt

The obsessive desire to be thin doesn't just affect teenagers and younger women. MORE  

The Eating Disorder You've Never Heard Of

By Karen Lindell

Tempted by potential weight loss, diabetic adolescent girls are tampering with their insulin doses and putting themselves at risk for blindness, kidney failure, and amputated limbs. MORE  

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