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.
Eating Disorder Therapy

Valuable therapies for treating eating disorders are those that are evidence-based. This article explains that eating disorder therapy needs to fit the particular type of eating disorder, as well as co-existing conditions.  Keep reading for more on eating disorder therapy.

Overeating Disorder
Though almost everyone overeats occasionally, overeating can become a serious health problem. This article explains more about overeating and overeating disorder. Keep reading to learn about health problems related to overeating and obesity and tips on avoiding overeating.
Early Signs of Eating Disorders
Knowing the early signs of eating disorders is one of the best ways to protect your teen or a loved one from getting into the dangerous stages of an eating disorder. Unfortunately many of these early signs of eating disorders go unnoticed. Focusing on these signs could ultimately save a person's life.