What you need to know about Eating Disorders: The University of Michigan’s Health System
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Although this link on Eating Disorders is geared toward parents, the information provided on the University of Michigan’s Health System is very comprehensive and relevant to anyone concerned with a young person struggling with an eating disorder.
Visitors to the site will find an overview of eating disorders, as well as sections describing the different types of eating disorders, eating disorders in boys, the causes of eating disorders, as well as information on the dangers associated with eating disorders. Additionally, the site provides information regarding how to tell if a child has an eating disorder, what one can do to help, as well as information on how to prevent eating disorders.
In is important to note that this organization is located in the U.S. and hence much of the information provided on treatment services and additional resources available are specific to those that live in the U.S
Multilingual fact sheet and information about Eating Disorders: The American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Reprinted with the permission from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ©2015. All…
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