Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders Not Uncommon in Teens with Diabetes

Some teens with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes seem to gravitate to eating disorders – a dangerous combo.


What Netflix's “To the Bone” Can Teach Parents

Does the movie about anorexia glamorize eating disorders for teens, or highlight the dangers in a relatable way?

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

Older Adults Can Have Eating Disorders Too

Although eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia are most common in young women, they also can develop later in life and may last for decades.

By Jeff Bauer

8 Things You Might Not Know About Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are psychological disorders that have physical symptoms and complications and can, in some cases, be life-threatening. Many people think of anorexia nervosa when they think of an eating disorder. They might envision a very skinny tee...

By Eileen Bailey

Acid Reflux in Teens: Sign of an Eating Disorder?

Acid reflux in teens can be a natural occurrence, but can also signal a possible disorder.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley

An FAQ About Binge Eating Disorder

Although most people with BED are overweight or obese, binge eating differs from over-eating. There is a greater concern regarding shape and weight with binge eating disorder (BED) and a greater psychiatric comorbidity. As such, there are different t...

By My Bariatric Life