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.


Thinspiration
Thinspiration is a dangerous trend that parents and others whose loved one has an eating disorder should be aware of. This article explains many forms thinspiration, and offers tips for parents on signs of teens looking for thinspiration. Learn tips on how to protect teens.
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.
Binge Eating Disorder
Learn more about how to diagnose binge eating disorders. As with all eating disorders, there is certain diagnostic criteria to understand. This article looks at the origins of a binge eating disorder, complications of binge eating, and treatment for binge eaters.
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.