Welcome to Teen Eating Disorders

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The purpose of this site is to help teens, parents, families, and friends who may have a loved one struggling with any type of eating disorder.  Our website is designed to help educate on the statistics and treatment options of teen eating disorders. Celebrities, models, and women are not the only ones who suffer from eating disorders, they affect males, athletes, and more. Articles include causes and warning signs associated with youth eating disorders; such as anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorders, overeating, and more. Our goal is to help adolescents who may be experiencing weight issues and eating disorders find therapy or treatment to overcome these behaviors.

Overview of Eating Disorders
In this overview of eating disorders we learn about the specifics of a number of eating disorders. This article also gives a brief overview of the other eating disorder articles on our site. Continue reading to learn an overview of eating disorders.
Treatment for Eating Disorders
Treatment for eating disorders has to be very personalized because each disorder is so different and each individual’s experience with an eating disorder is very personal. Learn what steps to take to get help with treatment for eating disorders.
When it comes to teen eating disorders, drunkorexia is not an official eating disorder, but it is a term to describe many teens and young adults have when it comes to drinking alcohol instead of eating food. Drunkorexia shows the trend of binge drinking and eating disorders on the rise, hand-in-hand.
Eating Disorders and Missed Periods
Health care professionals and researchers understand there is a strong connection between eating disorders and missed periods. Those teens with eating disorders and missed periods might be surprised to find eating disorders and missed periods are in most cases related.