About Eating Disorders

Eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorders include extreme emotions, attitudes, and behaviors surrounding weight and food issues. There are serious emotional and physical problems that can have life threatening consequences for females and males with an eating disorder.

Eating disorder specialists believe that chances for recovery increase the earlier symptoms are detected. Therefore, it is important to be aware of some of the warning signs of eating disorders. Below is a list of articles from leading national organizations on a range of topics concerning eating disorders and their treatment.

What are Eating Disorders?

Body Image & Prevention

Seeking Treatment

For more helpful articles visit the National Eating Disorders Association website, or check out our Additional Resources page.