|Bullies made my little girl anorexic at the age of 10|
Watching the life ebb away from her dangerously thin little girl in a hospital bed, Maxine Moss felt helpless and afraid. Gripped by anorexia at the age of only 10, Jade's weight has sunk to just 2st 13lbs, the same as an average four-year-old. She was ...
Mirror.co.uk - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:27
|Anorexia, Anxiety and Letting Go|
I let anorexia rule my world for about eight years. For me, it ended up being more about anxiety, and a way of dealing with it, than anything else, and it's been amazing to not have either dictate my behavior for a while now. I think many of us ...
Huffington Post - Thu, 02 Oct 2014 05:17
|Family-based therapies can treat anorexia in teens, study finds|
Anorexia nervosa patients suffer distorted body image, erroneously believing they are overweight. They overexercise and refuse to eat enough to maintain a healthy body weight. The disease, which affects about 0.5 to 0.7 percent of adolescent girls, has ...
Stanford Medical Center Report - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:03
|Family Therapies Effectively Treated Anorexia in Teens|
dailyRx - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:16
|Study: Family-Based Therapy Can Aid Those With Anorexia|
HealthDay - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:52
KGNS.tv - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:45
|Treating Anorexia Requires Family Effort|
Dumb-Out - Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:52
|Ribs are normal, not a sign of anorexia|
My two children, slender and sporty, have visible rib cages. My husband, mildly overweight, has visible ribs. Twist your torso, you'll see ribs. They're normal, not a symptom of anorexia. It worries me that the sight of ribs is now considered so ...
Stuff.co.nz - Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:52
Kalina had full-blown anorexia — the 5-foot-6 teenager had dropped to 87 pounds and her heartbeat was a dangerously slow 30 beats per minute. Anorexia is an eating disorder that affects about 1% of the population, mostly young women, according to the ...
Detroit Free Press - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:53
|A glimpse into life with anorexia|
This essay was written by Nicole Schlesinger for the UC Berkeley medical journal "Issues" during her last semester at Cal in the late 1990s. Schlesinger, who suffered from anorexia, died of heart failure in 2003. Her mother, Debra, has become an ...
San Jose Mercury News - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:23
|Parents Can Help Children Recover from Anorexia by Being More Involved|
The Raw Food World News - Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:00
|Bay Area mother who lost daughter to anorexia leads Washington rally|
Inside Bay Area - Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:10
|Eating disorders cause longterm bodily body|
easttennessean.com (subscription) - Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:19
|Thinspiration: dying to be beautiful|
The WSU Sign Post - Sun, 28 Sep 2014 11:33
|The genetics of anorexia: can it be inherited?|
Social pressure to be as slender as a catwalk model, as sylph-like as a Hollywood star, is said to be what drives anorexia, the so-called slimmer's disease. An estimated one million people in Britain suffer from the disorder, which has the highest ...
The Independent - Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:30
|BBC Pop Up: Coping with anorexia in America's thinnest city|
The rise of eating disorders including anorexia and bulimia is happening across America, among both men and women. But in Boulder this development is particularly intense. The BBC's Jack Garland gained unique access to a group of eating-disorder ...
BBC News - Sat, 04 Oct 2014 18:30