Eating Disorders Articles A-Z
Eating Disorder Information - Eating Disorder Treatment
This page contains links to eMedTV Eating Disorders Articles containing information on subjects from Eating Disorder Information to Eating Disorder Treatment. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Eating Disorder Information
This eMedTV selection features information on eating disorders. It explains the different types, common symptoms, and who is most at risk. Also included in this article is a link to more detailed information.
- Eating Disorder Prevention
As this eMedTV page explains, there is no guaranteed way to prevent an eating disorder, but setting a good example for your child is an excellent start. This page covers offers some prevention tips and explains the importance of early intervention.
- Eating Disorder Research
This eMedTV segment explains that doctors and scientists are studying the brain, biology, and hormones in order to better understand and treat eating disorders. This article discusses these and other areas of eating disorder research.
- Eating Disorder Statistics
Statistics show that eating disorders can affect anyone, anywhere. And, as this eMedTV article points out, they are being diagnosed at younger ages than before. This article provides a wide range of statistics on eating disorders.
- Eating Disorder Treatment
Therapy, medicines, and nutritional counseling are all parts of a successful eating disorder treatment plan. This eMedTV article describes these various treatment options and includes links to treatments for specific eating disorders, like anorexia.