Eating disorders are on the rise and can now be considered common among adolescent girls. A Dutch study has found a…
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Compulsive exercise is common in adolescents with eating disorders, with new evidence suggesting that about 40% engage in…
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The attractiveness of a romantic partner can be a driving force behind the desire to diet and be slim, although that…
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Managing a patient with anorexia nervosa is necessarily a delicate balancing act, and a challenging one at that, say…
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A US woman with anorexia and bulimia has died three months after a judge granted her request to refuse force-feeding. Her…
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Hint: This moiré pattern lines the colon and the patient is a woman A 50-year-old woman is referred to the gastroenterology…
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A surprising number of women in middle age are suffering from eating disorders but few are seeking help, warn psychiatrists…
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