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Eating disorders seen in primary school children: dietician - ABC Local

Published on: 7/24/2014 7:52:02 AM

Download this mp3 file. Kerryn O'Brien said that whereas eating disorder behaviour is usually first detected in teenage years, it could now be seen in middle and upper primary school children. "Obviously with a lot of these weight issues it's multi ...

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Hope College researcher to examine whether brain circuitry impacts eating ... - The Grand Rapids Press - MLive.com

Published on: 4/5/2013 1:58:32 AM

“There is a very strong relationship between the onset of puberty and eating disorders,” said Fraley, a neuroscientist. “So this research investigates one brain circuitry that overlaps both. If we can understand the circuitry, perhaps we can understand ...

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Dietetics Majors May Be Prone to Eating Disorders - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Published on: 3/28/2013 2:47:52 AM

Beginning in the mid-1980s, anecdotal and empirical evidence has suggested that there may be a higher prevalence of behaviors and symptoms associated with eating disorders among dietetics and nutrition students. That phenomenon may also exist at ...

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Proposed eating disorder diagnosis linked to cognitive, mental health concerns - Healio

Published on: 3/20/2013 12:10:39 PM

The retrospective case-control study included all cases of children and adolescents aged 8 to 18 years who met diagnostic criteria for avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder at seven pediatric/adolescent eating disorders programs in the United ...

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How I Lost My Love Handles in 2012 -- And Ate More Than I Ever Have - Huffington Post (blog)

Published on: 12/19/2012 9:07:39 PM

When I quit modeling at 23 to recover my health and sanity, I worked hard to heal the emotional scars of an eating disorder. ... I went back to school to study holistic health and nutrition because I was still in search of some answers about how to ...

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Ice Reflections on Eating and Image - dailyRx

Published on: 12/18/2012 11:00:46 AM

In a sport that quietly values leanness but needs the energy to jump and spin, figure skaters are often suspected of developing an eating disorder. The study, led by Johanna Dwyer, RD, director of the Frances Stern Nutrition Center at Tufts Medical ...

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Binge-eating teenagers more likely to use drugs, according to researchers - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Published on: 12/16/2012 5:00:52 PM

Teens and young adults who reported being binge-eaters or overeaters were almost twice as likely to start using marijuana than those without the eating disorder, research published Monday in the Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine found. Binge ...

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Body image issues aren't just for girls anymore - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Published on: 12/14/2012 5:03:01 AM

A 2007 study published in the journal Biological Psychiatry found that 0.9 percent of women suffer from anorexia during their lifetime, 1.5 percent have bulimia, and 3.5 percent have a binge-eating disorder. Among males, the numbers don't drop ...

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How to recognize eating disorders in school-age children - Auburn Citizen

Published on: 12/10/2012 8:04:49 AM

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National Eating Disorder Awareness Week - Portage Online

Published on: 2/11/2012 12:13:37 PM

Registered Dietician with the Central Regional Health Authority Janelle Botterill says this week is not only a way to make people more aware of the problem but also of the solutions that are available in this province to combat it.

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Get Young Vegetarians Proper Nutrition - KMGH Denver

Published on: 10/21/2011 4:22:15 PM

She has seen veganism used to mask those disorders. "It's really unfortunate because it is taking a lifestyle that is unbelievably healthy and using it to perpetuate an eating disorder," she said. Cheung recommends that parents talk to their children's ...

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5 warning signs of an eating disorder - Femina

Published on: 10/4/2011 9:55:21 AM

Registered Dietitian Preethi Rahul helps you recognise such visible signs of an eating disorder so that you are able to extend timely help to an ailing friend The most common and evident sign of an eating disorder is excess weight loss where the body ...

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When eating too healthy becomes harmful - msnbc.com

Published on: 8/25/2011 5:55:50 PM

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ADA: Eating Disorder Treatment Requires Nutrition Intervention - OfficialWire (press release)

Published on: 8/4/2011 7:29:21 AM

According to a position statement released this month by the American Dietetic Association, nutrition intervention plays a vital role in eating disorder treatment. The bulimia and anorexia treatment programs offered by Casa Palmera have ...

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Registered Dietitians Are Essential for Successful Treatment of Eating Disorders - HealthNewsDigest.com

Published on: 8/1/2011 6:36:28 PM

In a newly updated position paper, the American Dietetic Association says nutrition counseling by a registered dietitian is an “essential component” of successful care for people diagnosed with eating disorders. ADA's position paper on “Nutrition ...

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New Beginnings offering counseling, more for eating disorders - Akron Leader Publications

Published on: 6/9/2011 12:31:55 PM

... Sue Clarahan, LD, RD, a dietitian with more than 27 years in medical nutrition; Sandy Straffen-Jay, RN, BSN, PCC-S, clinical director and a therapist with 19 years of experience, specializing in treating eating disorders and anxiety and depression; ...

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New Eating Disorders Evolving From Risky Habits - OzarksFirst.com

Published on: 5/11/2011 2:56:29 AM

(Springfield, MO) -- Skipping breakfast and processed foods may seem like ways to slim down, but they could lead to new types of eating disorders. You've heard of anorexia and bulimia. They affect up to 1-percent of American women and a slightly fewer ...

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Life-size Barbie's shocking dimensions - CBS News

Published on: 4/20/2011 5:17:13 PM

"This is a young woman who has fought through this disorder and now has a voice to fight for other women," says Marisa Sherry, a registered dietitian in New York who specializes in eating disorders. Sherry says the proportions of Slayen's life-size ...

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New Study May Change Views on Eating Disorders - Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

Published on: 4/8/2011 10:32:17 PM

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Making Thin Not In: Program Promotes Healthy Body Image Among Female College ... - HealthCanal.com

Published on: 3/4/2011 4:13:28 PM

"Body dissatisfaction and dieting are two risk factors that may trigger the onset of eating disorders in susceptible individuals," said Dianna Schalles, registered dietitian at Lafene and adviser for the Sensible Nutrition And body image Choices ...

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Heavy, a New Take on the Biggest Loser - Huffington Post (blog)

Published on: 1/19/2011 6:19:54 PM

Tom lived with a family of "enablers" who fostered her disordered eating. Having a strong support network is key. (3) The show focused less on food and more ...

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Drunkorexia: more students losing food, choosing booze - North by Northwestern

Published on: 1/24/2011 7:51:34 AM

It is referred to as disordered eating, which are behaviors that are problematic but do not meet the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ...

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Exercise a Treatment for Eating Disorders? - PsychCentral.com

Published on: 1/15/2011 12:53:30 PM

“Our results show it's not necessarily bad for people with disordered eating to engage in exercise. The effects on self-esteem, depression, mood and body ...

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Diagnosis of anorexia and treatment for it can be difficult - DesMoinesRegister.com

Published on: 8/1/2010 9:14:06 AM

Six to 10 percent of adolescent females have some form of disordered eating, she said. Low body temperature, heart rate and blood pressure are among the ...

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MSU study finds eating disorder link in genetics - MSU State News

Published on: 6/8/2010 3:29:22 AM

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Disordered Eating: Not Just for Women - AnnArbor.com

Published on: 5/18/2010 4:39:25 PM

It is important if you know someone suffering from any type of disordered eating to seek professional help. Melissa Gerharter MS, RD is co-owner of Joust ...

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