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Thinspiration Pushes More Children and Men Toward Eating Disorders

Thinspiration Pushes More Children and Men Toward Eating Disorders | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Thinspiration is pushing more children under ten into eating disorders. Thinspiration is also being blamed for increasing eating disorders in men.
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mor shwartz's curator insight, November 15, 2016 9:17 AM

מחקר הראה כי הרשתות החברתיות ואתרים מסויימים הם חלק מהסיבה שהפרעות אכילה רווחות בשנים האחרונות.

צעירים מושפעים מהדמויות הרזות שמראים להם.

 

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Juicerexia, The Newest Eating Disorder

Juicerexia, The Newest Eating Disorder | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Juicerexia is the newest eating disorder and possibly one of the most dangerous. It combines extreme food restriction with fake credibility and misinformation.
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The latest eating disorder is hiding in the juicing craze. 

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Tan Teens May Be Hiding an Eating Disorder

Tan Teens May Be Hiding an Eating Disorder | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Eating disorders may be tied to tanning beds. New research shows teens who tan are more likely to have disordered eating.
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mor shwartz's curator insight, November 15, 2016 9:20 AM

מחקר המראה מכיוון לא צפוי שיותר ויותר צעירים ומבוגרים המשתמשים במיטת שיזוף מגיעים למצב של הפרעות אכילה ודימוי גוף נמוך.

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Pro Anorexia Sites Making Pro ED Merchandise

Pro Anorexia Sites Making Pro ED Merchandise | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Pro-anorexia sites are exploiting people with eating disorders by selling merchandise. ED sites are selling diet pills and bracelets.
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pro-anorexia sites have started selling pro-ED merchandise. 

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Urban Outfitters Encouraging Eating Disorders - Anorexia Information

Urban Outfitters Encouraging Eating Disorders - Anorexia Information | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Urban Outfitters is being accused of encouraging eating disorders with their latest fashion line. Their t shirts trivialise eating disorders and depression.
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Urban outfitter clothing is insensitive toward the problems faced by eating disorders. 

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Suicide risk linked to extreme exercise in bulimic individuals

Suicide risk linked to extreme exercise in bulimic individuals | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Over exercise in bulimics could be an indicator of suicide risk in bulimics according to a new study.
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Pregnant Women Need Eating Disorder Screening

Pregnant Women Need Eating Disorder Screening | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Pregnant women may be at a higher risk for developing eating disorders as their bodies change.
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Soap Star Opens up about Anorexia Battle

Soap Star Opens up about Anorexia Battle | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
The secretive and painful reality of living with an eating disorder is something that many people can identify with, as the mental illness makes them feel as if there is no one who can understand what they are going through.Some people who have...
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More older women living with bulimia | The Life Works Community Blog

More older women living with bulimia | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
More and more older women are being diagnosed with bulimia as it becomes ever more apparent that this is not just a disease for teens.
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Your Friends May be the Reason You Hate Your body

Your Friends May be the Reason You Hate Your body | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Negative body image may be a product of your peer group rather than television or social media.
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Scientists warn of ‘bigorexia’ rise among men | The Life Works Community Blog

Scientists warn of ‘bigorexia’ rise among men | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Men are developing new and frightening eating disorders as they try to conform to the over muscular image they see in the media.
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Many fitness professionals suffering from secret eating disorders | The Life Works Community Blog

Many fitness professionals suffering from secret eating disorders | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
fintness professionals are struggling with an eating disorder behind closed doors.
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New report reveals real dangers of 'pro-ana' websites

New report reveals real dangers of 'pro-ana' websites | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
New research shows that pro-anorexia sites are even more dangerous than previously expected.
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Binge Eating: The Other Side To Eating Disorders

Binge Eating: The Other Side To Eating Disorders | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Understanding binge eating, the forgotten eating disorder. Shedding light on binge eating and overeating, the less talked about eating disorders.
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Changing Perspectives to Treat Eating Disorders

Changing Perspectives to Treat Eating Disorders | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
A new type of therapy is offering help and hope for people with eating disorders. CBM may help people with eating disorders.
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Eating disorder sufferers may have a new treatment option in CBM.

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Growing Numbers of Eating Disorder Hospitalisations in Wales

Growing Numbers of Eating Disorder Hospitalisations in Wales | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Wales is seeing an increase in eating disorder hospitalization. More people need urgent ED care.
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Wales is seeing an increase in eating disorder patients needing hospitalization. 

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Male Eating Disorders Underdiagnosed

Male Eating Disorders Underdiagnosed | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Men with eating disorders are not getting the help they need. Many male EDs are unable to find the help and treatment they desperately need.
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men continue their struggle against eating disorders and stigma. 

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mor shwartz's curator insight, November 18, 2016 10:43 AM

ישנם מקומות שמגדירים הפרעת אכילה כבעיה נשית, מחקרים הוכיחו שלא כך הדבר.

שצריכים להעלות את המודעות למחלה גם בקרב הגברים

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Meditation May Help Improve Body Image of Those With Eating Disorders

Meditation May Help Improve Body Image of Those With Eating Disorders | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Eating disorders may soon be treated using meditation and body awareness techniques according to a new study.
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mor shwartz's curator insight, November 18, 2016 10:47 AM

נכתב על הדרך בא משלבים מדיטציה כדרך טיפול גם בהפרעות אכילה

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Number of Teens Suffering from Eating Disorders Continues to Rise

Number of Teens Suffering from Eating Disorders Continues to Rise | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
A London led study has confirmed an alarming concern; the numbers of teenagers afflicted with an eating disorder of some form is increasing.
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mor shwartz's curator insight, November 18, 2016 10:50 AM

מחקר שנערך בלונדון מראה שישנה עלייה בקרב בני הנוער הסובלים מהפרעות אכילה.

אמנם הרוב הוא נשי אך עדיין יש עלייה בקרב הבנים והבנות יחד

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Scientists Test Brain Implant for Anorexia

Scientists Test Brain Implant for Anorexia | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Many people who are diagnosed with anorexia nervosa are led to believe that the mental illness has developed due to emotional problems that have manifested in an obsession with losing weight.However, this outlook could all be about to change,...
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Former male anorexia sufferer becomes internet hit | The Life Works Community Blog

Former male anorexia sufferer becomes internet hit | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
A student who has suffered with anorexia for some time has become an internet hit with his viral videos
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Raising awareness about eating disorders is essential | The Life Works Community Blog

Raising awareness about eating disorders is essential | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Eating Disorder awareness is being highlighted ma a national campaign to spread the word.
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Eating Disorders Linked to Perfectionism | The Life Works Community Blog

Eating Disorders Linked to Perfectionism | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Perfectionists are more likely to develop an eating disorder according to a new study.
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Anorexia Cause May Be A Loose Connection | The Life Works Community Blog

Anorexia Cause May Be A Loose Connection | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Research suggests that anorexia may be caused by weak connections in the brain.
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Young binge eaters more likely to abuse drugs | The Life Works Community Blog

Young binge eaters more likely to abuse drugs | The Life Works Community Blog | Eating Disorder News and Facts | Scoop.it
Young people who binge eat are more likely to try drugs according to a new study.
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