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.

Myths About Eating Disorders
There are many myths about eating disorders. This article addresses several important issues when it comes to understand truth vs. fiction, or myth vs. fact, when it comes to eating disorders. Think you know a lot about eating disorders? Keep reading to see if it is fact.
Eating Disorder Quiz
Some teens may be unaware they are at risk of developing an eating disorder. Take this eating disorder quiz and see if you have possible signs or symptoms of an eating disorder. If you think you may have an eating disorder consult a physician for treatment options.
Anorexia Athletica
Anorexia athletica is a type of anorexia nervosa and because it is not as common, it can be more difficult to catch the warning signs of anorexia athletica. It is also known as compulsive exercise. Teens are most likely to suffer from anorexia athletica.
Compulsive Exercise Disorder
Compulsive Exercise Disorder, aka anorexia athletica, is when a person becomes addicted to exercise. It is often difficult to detect whether someone is getting healthy exercise, or has become obsessed or addicted to exercise. This article will help define exercise disorders.