Eating DisordersSymptoms

Understanding Eating Disorders

Eating disorders information concept.
  • Learn about the symptoms and treatments for several different types of eating disorders, including anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating.
  • Eating disorders can be mistaken for poor lifestyle choices, but they are often very serious and require professional treatment.
  • Treatments can include behavioral or psychotherapies, medicines, and nutrition education. Researchers continue to study eating disorders to identify more effective treatments.
Amy Hendel, P.A.

Amy Hendel, P.A.


Known as "The HealthGal", Amy Hendel P.A. is a medical and lifestyle reporter, nutrition and fitness expert, health coach and brand ambassador. Trained as a physician assistant, she maintains a health coach private practice in New York and Los Angeles. Author of The Four Habits of Healthy Families, find her on Twitter @Healthgal1103 and on Facebook @TheHealthGal. Check “Daily Health News” at Her personal mantra? “Fix it first with food, fitness, and lifestyle.”