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Facebook Ads - Take Back Your Feed

By Stacey Rosenfeld

Facebook ads for weight loss products are misleading and destructive. MORE  

Going Gluten-Free on Campus: Healthy Dining or Eating Disorder?

By Paul Gaita

Researchers may have found a link between an increase in gluten-free meal options and a growing number of college students with eating disorders. 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  

‘Downton Abbey’ Star Opens Up About Wife’s Anorexia

By Shawn Dwyer

David Robb recently talked for the first time about how Briony McRoberts’ “insidious” anorexia led to her suicide last year. MORE  

Does Social Media Fuel Eating Disorders?

By Shawn Dwyer

While pro-ana and pro-mia sites have always been around, social media has escalated eating disorder behaviors to a global scale. MORE  

Men With Eating Disorders Often Ignore Symptoms

By John Lavitt

A recent study by the University of Oxford found that most undiagnosed men were unaware of eating disorder symptoms. MORE  

How Dentists Can Save Teens From Eating Disorders

By John Lavitt

Your family dentist can check for tooth enamel, gingival bleeding, and gum inflammation, all of which can be early signs of an eating disorder. MORE  

Study Shows Increase in Eating Disorders Among Men

By Paul Gaita

Researchers found that men experienced the same symptoms as women, from purging and obsessive exercise to self-harm and feelings of isolation. MORE  

West Virginia To Hold First Eating Disorder Conference

By Shawn Dwyer

A group of health care professionals are stepping up to address misconceptions surrounding the disease. MORE  

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