National Eating Disorders Association

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  1. What's Age Got to do With It?

    ... useful, but the dominant thinking of both the public and professionals does not reflect current reality. Western women live in a culture ... Aging Parents Infidelity Divorce Medical Issues Same medical symptoms as younger patients: every system ...

    tsegarra - 10/05/2017 - 4:16pm

  2. Binge Eating Disorder to be Added to DSM-5

    ... publishing the fifth edition in May 2013.  As mental health professionals eagerly await the publication, those in the eating disorder ... critical to appropriate treatment and insurance coverage.  Medical professionals have the potential to become more sensitive to the needs ...

    admin - 01/15/2015 - 3:13pm

  3. Battling Anorexia – An Immigrant’s Perspective

    ... way back to normalcy, somehow finding the strength to finish medical school in the process? Would I have fallen prey to the disorder if I ... and in India, loyal friends, and incomparable health care professionals--who stood by me through the toughest of times to ease my path to ...

    _admin_programs - 12/30/2013 - 10:30am

  4. 5 Ways to Maximize Your NEDA Conference Experience

    ... validating. You will find a unique blending of passionate professionals and lay people affected in one way or another by eating disorders. There will be medical doctors, clinicians, psychologists, educators, those who are in ...

    _admin_communic... - 01/15/2015 - 3:17pm

  5. Would I benefit from calling the NEDA Helpline?

    ... that can! 11. I am experiencing symptoms of a medical emergency (ex: passing out, abnormal heart rate, always cold). Would I ... medical doctor as soon as possible! Since we are not medical professionals, we are not trained to help with those symptoms. Please make sure ...

    admin - 05/20/2015 - 3:31pm

  6. Dear Lesley: Why is It So Difficult to Eat in Public?

    ... lives. Dr. Williams regularly educates other healthcare professionals about the diversity and dangers of eating disorders. She has made ... in public. Note: This quiz is not a substitute for medical advice and is not endorsed by the National Eating Disorders ...

    _admin_communic... - 08/10/2017 - 12:15pm

  7. An Introduction to Nutritional Therapy

    ... disorder recovery requires the combined involvement of professionals, including: registered dieticians, psychiatrists, therapists, and ... through bachelors (and masters) degrees and national medical accreditation, nutritionists often simply have to complete a single ...

    admin - 08/19/2015 - 12:59pm

  8. Sharing Your Story Responsibly

    ... You can, however, help to put individuals in contact with professionals specializing in eating disorders. You might even think about ... and depression, fatigue, decreased ability to concentrate, medical complications, etc.) rather than the specific behaviors or number ...

    tsegarra - 09/22/2017 - 11:57am

  9. Guidelines for Sharing Your Story Responsibly

    ... You can, however, help to put individuals in contact with professionals specializing in eating disorders. You might even think about ... and depression, fatigue, decreased ability to concentrate, medical complications, etc.) rather than the specific behaviors or number ...

    admin - 06/30/2017 - 12:30pm

  10. Pregnancy and Eating Disorders

    ... difficulties, and other perinatal complications.  Professionals recommend that women with eating disorders do their best to ... who become pregnant are advised to seek specialized medical and psychological help. Pregnant women with eating disorders should ...

    tsegarra - 03/15/2017 - 3:08pm

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