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  1. MP opens up about teenage battle with body dysmorphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Salisbury Journal

    ... recalled his past "self-esteem" issues. Speaking during a Westminster Hall debate on reducing stigma around eating disorders, the MP for Islwyn said: "When I was a teenager, my big role models were Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone. ...

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  2. Camila Mendes Says Seeking Help for Her Bulimia and Obsession With Dieting 'Changed My Life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Self.com

    , a nonprofit dedicated to providing resources and funding to young people seeking treatment for eating disorders. Since then, the actor has continued to speak candidly about her experiences with , Mendes spoke about how she's recovering from ...

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  3. Camila Mendes Said Seeking Help for Her Eating Disorder Changed Her LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Teen Vogue

    , a nonprofit dedicated to providing resources and funding to young people seeking treatment for eating disorders. Since then, she's continued to speak candidly about her experiences, as well as her recent decision to stop star spoke about how ...

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  4. Members have been gathering signatures at the RD&E today to coincide with World Mental Health DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | This Is North Devon

    Members of an eating disorders support group have been campaigning at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital calling for medical students to receive more training about the mental illness.

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  5. Sports Nutrition Conference: 'Fueling Practice and Play' at UARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Tucson Weekly

    ... on topics ranging from the role of body composition in athletic performance, to spotting and treating eating disorders, to meal planning strategies for athletes. This conference is designed for healthcare providers including registered dietitians ...

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  6. Pyramid-shaped brain cells provide algorithm for us to recognize, categorize foodRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 4 | Science Daily

    ... process food, the scientists believe their work may one day provide insight into these difficult-to-treat eating disorders. A few previous studies have indicated that the base of the amygdalae have a role in the food experience, but how our neurons ...

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  7. Triangular-shaped neurons found in the brain help us recognize and categorize foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Medical News

    ... process food, the scientists believe their work may one day provide insight into these difficult-to-treat eating disorders. A few previous studies have indicated that the base of the amygdalae have a role in the food experience, but how our neurons ...

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  8. Hospital facing 'difficult decisions' amid financial challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | York Press

    The Retreat, which has been proposing to close its four inpatient services, may now sell two of them - which treat eating disorders and complex trauma - to another family-run organisation 'with similar values,' potentially allowing staff and patients to remain in place. The Retreat, based in Heslington Road and founded in 1796, announced in April it was proposing to close its inpatient service due to the 'significant impact' of Government funding changes, but said it was looking at the option of expanding supported living services and domiciliary care.

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  9. Center For Discovery Opens Newest Facility in Glendale, CalifRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Newkerala.com

    LOS ANGELES: Center For Discovery, the largest provider of eating disorders treatment in Southern California and a leader nationwide with more than 60 residential and outpatient facilities, has opened its latest center in Glendale, Calif., it was announced today. 3,307-square-foot outpatient facility designed specifically to treat up to 30 clients.

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  10. Totnes girl, 14, says beauty pageants beat her eating disorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Newsday

    A woman who developed anorexia as a teenager shares her experiences as figures show a rise in the number of young people in Yorkshire needing treatment for eating disorders. New figures suggest the number of hospital admissions for people in their teens with eating disorders has nearly doubled in the last three years.

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  11. The iaedpa Foundation Announces 2019 Symposium ScheduleRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 26 | PRWeb

    The 2019 iaedpa Symposium, the annual conference renowned as one of the top eating disorders treatment conferences, announced today the Symposium schedule and the opportunity for earning Continuing Medical Education credits during next year's annual event held February 7 - 10 in Palm Desert, California at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort. "The 2019 iaedpa Symposium will showcase life-changing treatments and research regarding real-world issues like opioid dependence, mental illness, chronic illnesses and more," said Bonnie Harken, Managing Director of the iaedpa Foundation.

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  12. The iaedpa Foundation's Presidents Council Proudly Announces Center...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 21 | PRWeb

    The International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals Foundation, recognized for providing first-quality education and innovative training standards for healthcare treatment providers who treat the full spectrum of eating disorders, is pleased to announce that Center For Discovery has joined its Presidents Council. "The leadership and support of Presidents Council members is vital to advancing our overall mission - that of ensuring an innovative and high-quality educational experience for eating disorders treatment professionals," Harken said.

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  13. Are school health lessons harming kids?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... a certified eating disorder dietitian, who has additional training, experience and education in treating eating disorders. She suggests that more sensitive children may become overly focused on what they eat and can take numbers to an extreme. Lutz ...

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  14. Veritas Collaborative Rallies Eating Disorder Experts to Address...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | PRWeb

    When we work together as providers and advocates to share our knowledge, insights and expertise, we lean in to research and science-based thinking that will make a long-term impact in improving treatment options for the 30 million Americans devastated by eating disorder illnesses. Veritas Collaborative , a specialty healthcare system for the treatment of eating disorders , kickstarted its seventh annual symposium on eating disorders by curating a collective of eating disorder experts from around the country to address the role community and collaboration play in patient outcomes.

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  15. Registered Dietitians Are Navigators of Nutrition Intervention on Eating Disorders Treatment TeamsRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | PRWeb

    According to the booklet from the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals Foundation , The CEDRD in Eating Disorders Care, the Registered Dietician is a key and critically necessary member of the eating disorders treatment team who is uniquely qualified to provide medical nutrition therapy for the normalization of eating patterns and nutritional status. The nature of eating disorders requires a collaborative approach by an interdisciplinary team of psychological, nutritional and medical specialists.

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  16. Why Are We in Denial about Dieting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Psychology Today

    ... the follow-up period, the more dieters tend to regain. One of my colleagues who specializes in treating eating disorders put it this way: "Diets are a great way to gain weight." Even when results of large studies suggest successful weight loss, ...

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  17. Antidepressants could be causing antibiotic resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... prescription drug used to help people recover from depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and eating disorders-in this process. "Our previous study reported that triclosan , a common ingredient in toothpaste and hand wash can directly induce ...

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  18. Antidepressants may cause antibiotic resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A key ingredient in common antidepressants such as Prozac could be causing antibiotic resistance according to new University of Queensland research. A study led by Dr Jianhua Guo from UQ's Advanced Water Management Centre focused on fluoxetine, a prescription drug used to help people recover from depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder or eating disorders.

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  19. Opiant Pharmaceuticals Announces Final Patient Enrolled in Phase 2...Read the original story

    Sep 4, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... for on-demand dosing by patients when they experience the urge to binge," said Susan McElroy, M.D., an eating disorders expert at the Lindner Center of HOPE. "This can help to establish a sense of control, which patients with Bulimia desperately ...

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  20. Can we save lives with a three-digit suicide prevention hotline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Sun video) In a culture that has normalized dieting and body weight fixation, it's too easy to mistake eating disorders for a harmless phase, a voluntary choice, and just not that big of a deal. The stark reality is that eating disorders have among ...

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