Health knowledge made personal
WellPage for Eating Disorders Girls Self Esteem Adolescent Or Teenage
+ Bookmark › Share
Go
Search posts:

Eating Disorders Girls Self Esteem Adolescent Or Teenage - Articles

Eating Disorders: Myths and Influences by Clueless C. Health Maven Posted Tue 23 Feb 2010 12:00am Myths & Realities From Mirror-Mirror: Only teenage girls suffer from eating disorders. Many eating disorders do begin in the teenage years, but children, men, older women and just about anyone can fall victim to this terrible disorder. You can never fully recover from an eating di ... Read on »
Eating disorders (Anorexia Nervosa) by Noman Khan Posted Sun 18 Oct 2009 10:04pm Eating disorders are a broad group of serious conditions in which you're so preoccupied with food and weight that you can often focus on little else. The main types of eating disorders are anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge-eating disorder, and there are also many subtypes. Most people with eating disorders are females, but ... Read on »
Disordered eating and eating disorders by Carrie A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 15 Sep 2009 10:02pm The Twitter-sphere has been discussing the difference between disordered eating and eating disorders (specifically EDNOS ) today. I haven't responded, in part because I like to formulate a complete answer than spewing something half-baked, and also because I can't explain myself in 140 characters or less! But the more I think about it, the more I r ... Read on »
Predicting Anxiety Disorders by Carrie A. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 10:11am Anxiety disorders are some of the most common brain diseases amongst adults and teens. Walter Kaye found that an anxiety disorder was the strongest risk factor for developing an eating disorder. The fact that researchers have found a better way to predict anxiety in teens is important in and of itself, but it might also be able to identify people a ... Read on »
ED Myths and Infuences by Clueless C. Health Maven Posted Tue 22 Feb 2011 12:00am Myths & Realities From Mirror-Mirror : Only teenage girls suffer from eating disorders. Many eating disorders do begin in the teenage years, but children, men, older women and just about anyone can fall victim to this terrible disorder. You can never fully recover from an e ... Read on »
Green Recovery: The Plant-Based Road to Healing from Disordered Eating by Gena Patient Expert Posted Tue 29 Mar 2011 9:14pm Hey all! As I hinted yesterday, I’ve got a very special guest post for you today. This will be the first in a series of posts that I’ve been hoping to start for a long time, and to which I know you’ll all contribute wonderful commentary. The title of the series is Green Recovery, and its purpose is to explore the link between plant-bas ... Read on »
Eating disorders, body image and perfectionism by Douglas E. Patient ExpertFacebook Posted Sat 13 Feb 2010 2:18pm Are actors and other performers at greater risk for body image issues and eating disorders than people who are not “in the spotlight”? Maybe. What has interested me in this topic over the years is how many highly talented women – especially actors – have talked about having body issueseating disorders now or in their teensand about the pres ... Read on »
Self Harm - Helpful Information by Hope Despite Depression Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 30 Sep 2010 10:06pm Definition By Mayo Clinic staff   Self-injury is the act of deliberately harming your own body, such as cutting or burning yourself. It's not meant as a suicide attempt. Rather, self-injury is an unhealthy way to cope with emotional pain, intense anger and frustration. While self-injury may bring a momentary sense of calm and a re ... Read on »
Large Breasts Can Take Mental, Physical Toll on Teens by HealthFinder Posted Mon 16 Jul 2012 1:00pm healthnewslink Research shows some girls with the condition have physical pain, lower self-esteem. By Barbara Bronson Gray HealthDay Reporter ... Read on »
Helping Teens with Body Image Issues and Eating Disorders by Lori Hanson Posted Fri 14 Dec 2012 2:00pm By Lori Hanson Have you noticed that lately your teenage daughter or son is making a lot of comments about their body, or food? Is there a recurring theme to each day that includes: “I’m too fat” “I can’t eat that or I’ll gain weight” “I look terrible in these jeans” “I wish I looked like her/him” “I wish I looked like Taylor Sw ... Read on »