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  1. Delays in treatment for fifth of south London young people with eating disorders, figures showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | This is Local London

    More than a fifth of children are waiting too long to begin treatment for eating disorders at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust More than a fifth of children with eating disorders seen by the South London And Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment. The latest figures from NHS England show only 79 per cent of children and under 19s referred to the trust began their treatment within those windows in the 12 months to June, putting its performance below the national average.

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  2. Delay in treating eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Salisbury Journal

    MORE than a quarter of children with eating disorders seen by the Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust are waiting too long to begin their treatment. Leading mental health charities have warned that a "postcode lottery" is leaving many youngsters struggling to access the care they need, with "patchy" services leading to "significant local and regional variation" in waiting times.

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  3. Teens come of age inside a gay conversion therapy center in 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | City Pages

    ... Cameron bunks with a Minnesota Vikings superfan, Akhavan pulled from her own experience in residential eating disorders treatment. "When I first entered rehab, I looked around and I remember thinking everyone was completely stupid and the situation ... 2 comments

  4. Connect and Learn in New Ways at the 2019 iaedpa SymposiumRead the original story

    Friday Aug 17 | PRWeb

    The iaedpa Foundation will debut new, highly interactive sessions during the four-day gathering of eating disorders treatment professionals who come together to learn, grow and be inspired. "The education for eating disorders treatment is going through an enormous transformation," said Bonnie Harken.

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  5. Breaking Down Types of Eating DisordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Health News Digest

    ... can be just as harmful. Dr. Jocelyn Lebow , a Mayo Clinic child psychologist who specializes in treating eating disorders, says eating disorders don't always look like people expect them to. "I see anorexia ," Dr. Lebow says. "I see bulimia . And ...

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  6. What to Do if Your Teen Has an Eating DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Health News Digest

    More than half of all American teens will exhibit concerning disordered eating. Dr. Jocelyn Lebow , a Mayo Clinic child psychologist who specializes in treating eating disorders , says parents don't often see the damage even relatively mild eating disorders can cause.

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  7. Children with eating disorders face "postcode lottery" for treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Wisbech Standard

    ... "more and more people" seeking treatment. "It's hard to tell if that means more people are suffering from eating disorders, or if there is increased awareness of them and better awareness that treatment is available," Mr Quinn said." It does put ...

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  8. 5 Signs Your Teen Might Have an Eating DisorderRead the original story

    Monday Aug 13 | Health News Digest

    ... into an eating disorder . Dr. Jocelyn Lebow , a Mayo Clinic child psychologist who specializes in treating eating disorders, breaks down five signs your teen might have an eating disorder. "They tend to start off, honestly, trying to be healthy, ...

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  9. Crossroads Addresses Growing Need for Co-Occurring Eating Disorders...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 13 | PRWeb

    Crossroads provides women with the comprehensive care they need to embark on recovery from addiction and eating disorders and remember who they wanted to be. At Crossroads, we're committed to providing residential treatment access for addiction and eating disorders to women in order to improve their lives, build healthy relationships, and help them remember who they wanted to be.

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  10. Take a Break This Winter to the 2019 iaedpa Symposium and Shape the...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 8 | PRWeb

    The International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals Foundation is hosting its annual 2019 Symposium in Palm Desert, California, February 7 - 10 at the JW Marriot Desert Springs Resort. "As we plan and develop the Symposium event, it is our goal to provide an exciting, quality program that challenges and informs our member professionals when working with patients," said Bonnie Harken, Managing Director at the iaedpa Foundation.

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  11. Black Women Suffer From Eating Disorders, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | TheDailyBeast.com

    "The assumption that eating disorders primarily affect young, affluent white women was based on research that was conducted on young, affluent white women." But eating disorders don't only affect white females , and the glorification of eating disorders is dangerous .

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  12. Understanding Eating DisordersRead the original story

    Friday Jul 27 | HealthCentral

    Treatments can include behavioral or psychotherapies, medicines, and nutrition education. Researchers continue to study eating disorders to identify more effective treatments.

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  13. Doctors are using VR to help combat eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | Fast Company

    According to the  Wall Street Journal , some therapists are turning to technology to help treat the notoriously tricky illnesses, which have a genetic element  as well as connections to  substance abuse , anxiety, depression, perfectionism, and obsessive-compulsive disorders, according to the Eating Recovery Center . Because eating disorders have many root causes, doctors have been using more traditional cognitive behavioral therapy in conjunction with VR.

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  14. How Virtual Reality Is Being Used to Treat Eating DisordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 25 | Wall Street Journal

    ... who is using virtual-reality scenery to tackle the anxieties and body-image issues of patients with eating disorders like anorexia, bulimia and binge eating. Deep under the ice of the Martian south pole researchers have discovered signs of a hidden ...

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  15. Brain area linked to binge eating identifiedRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    ... been shown to be important for addiction to several drugs including cocaine. "Several key symptoms of eating disorders, such as the sense of losing control, overlap with what we know about the driven nature of drug addiction," said co-author Gary ...

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  16. Researchers identify brain area linked to motivational disruptions in binge eatingRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2018 | Science Daily

    ... been shown to be important for addiction to several drugs, including cocaine. "Several key symptoms of eating disorders, such as the sense of losing control, overlap with what we know about the driven nature of drug addiction," said Dr. Gary ...

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  17. Documenting yoga's impact on eating disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | UB Reporter

    ... her work integrating yoga as treatment for young people - particularly young women - with and at risk for eating disorders. The grant, funded by Lululemon Athletica's philanthropic initiative and the Give Back Yoga Foundation, supports a set of ...

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  18. Change health messaging to focus on potential impact to help stop the next pandemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... the unknown or view uncertainty as especially negative or threatening are more likely to report symptoms of eating disorders, according to new ANU research.

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  19. Local young girl shares struggle with anorexiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... the family had never had to grapple with before. The nonprofit organization Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders , or ANRED, estimates that one out of every 100 young females from age 10 to 20 have anorexia and starve themselves. Anorexia ...

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  20. Eating Recovery Center Named One of Two 2018 Inaugural Hall of Fame...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | PRWeb

    Nation's Largest Network of Eating Disorder Treatment Centers Honored for its Demonstrated Growth and Positive Impact within the State of Colorado Eating Recovery Center , a trusted provider of comprehensive treatment for eating disorders, was named one of two inaugural Colorado Companies to Watch Hall of Fame Award Winners for 2018. For its 10th Anniversary, CCTW launched this new award that only previous winners are eligible to receive, specifically those who continue to demonstrate growth and positive impact within the state of Colorado.

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