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 the Media
Many studies have found a correlation between eating disorders and the media and the way ideal body images have been portrayed. There a a variety of psychological factors that play into eating disorders, but the media has been found to contribute to the eating disorders.
Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) goes beyond body image and self esteem, someone who suffers from BDD has extreme unrealistic views of some part of their body. This article helps define body dysmorphic disorder and the causes, effects, warning signs, and more.
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.
Diet Pill Addiction
Many teenagers with eating disorders will use any means to lose weight including fad diets, laxative abuse, or taking diet pills. Appetitie suppressants can be very addictive and create a diet pill addiction. Keep reading to learn more about diet pill addiction and treatment.