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Eating Disorders Sourcebook (Hardcover)

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This compilation collects resources on eating disorders like anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and related concerns such as compulsive exercise, female athlete triad, sleep eating, the abuse of laxatives and diet pills, and body dysmorphic disorder. It draws from books and publications from government and other organizations like Eating Disorder Hope and the National Eating Disorders Association to detail risk factors, causes, adverse health effects, prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery, as well as specific issues for youth and young adults, men, pregnant women, older adults, athletes, minorities, and gay, lesbian, and bisexual individuals. It also discusses co-occurring problems like anxiety disorders, ADHD, depression, diabetes, self-harm, sexual abuse, and substance abuse, and complications like oral health issues and osteoporosis, in addition to ways to promote self-esteem and healthy body image and weight, weight loss, eating, and exercise. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 510.0
Genre: Reference, Health + Wellness
Sub-Genre: General, Reference
Series Title: Eating Disorders Sourcebook
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Omnigraphics Inc
Language: English
Street Date: April 30, 2016
TCIN: 50465792
UPC: 9780780814660
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-3118

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