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.

Overview of Eating Disorders
In this overview of eating disorders we learn about the specifics of a number of eating disorders. This article also gives a brief overview of the other eating disorder articles on our site. Continue reading to learn an overview of eating disorders.
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.
Bulimia Nervosa
Bulimia, or bulimia nervosa, is a serious eating disorder. In this article we learn about the origins of bulimia, some facts related to bulimia, and some common complications and treatment options for teenagers suffering from bulimia nervosa.
Eating Disorders and Missed Periods
Health care professionals and researchers understand there is a strong connection between eating disorders and missed periods. Those teens with eating disorders and missed periods might be surprised to find eating disorders and missed periods are in most cases related.