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.

Fasting for Weight Loss
Fasting for weight loss? Teens facing pressure to look thin fit with the societal ideals of beauty often turn to fasting as a form of dieting. However, few teens understand that fasting and weight loss do not go hand-in-hand. Often fasting causes severe health issues and weight gain.
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.
Types of Eating Disorders
There are many types of eating disorders that stem from the top three eating disorders: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating. These other types of eating disorders are more specific cases of these three types of eating disorders. Read on to learn more.
Compulsive Eating
Compulsive eating and compulsive overeating often refers to Binge Eating Disorder (BED), or a symptom of Bulimia, which is where teens binge and purge. This article discusses when complusive eating is a problem, compares eating disorders, and offers treatment options.