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.


Eating Disorders and Genetics
Eating disorders and genetics have a strong correlation, according to recent research and studies on eating disorders. Researchers have discovered a connection between eating disorders and genetics especially with anorexia nervosa, according to supported data and statistics.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Dialectical Behavior Therapy is often used in helping treat eating disorders. This article helps define Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and discusses the relationship between DBT and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Keep reading to learn how DBT helps treat eating disorders.
Male Eating Disorders
Some male eating disorders are less common, but many eating disorders affect just as many males as females. Keep reading for stereotypes of males with eating disorders, signs of male eating disorders, and tips on how to help a male suffering from an eating disorder.
Pro Ana Mia Websites
Pro ana mia websites are designed to encourage and support those suffering with eating disorders, such as anorexia and bulimia. These site claim to provide -thinspiration- to anorexics. This article defines pro ana and pro mia websites and the motivation behind them.