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eBook Eating Disorders and Weight Control (Issues in Focus) ePub

eBook Eating Disorders and Weight Control (Issues in Focus) ePub

by Paula Harney,Susan Frissell

  • ISBN: 0894909193
  • Category: Growing Up and Facts of Life
  • Subcategory: For Children
  • Author: Paula Harney,Susan Frissell
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Enslow Pub Inc (January 1, 1998)
  • ePub book: 1445 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1169 kb
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  • Rating: 4.6
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Description

I learned that they are never satisfied with how much weight they are losing and become obsessed with food and exercise.

I learned that they are never satisfied with how much weight they are losing and become obsessed with food and exercise. They even follow strict workout routines that they will do even if they are physically exhausted. They may also collect cookbooks or prepare elaborate meals for others but will never eat any of it themselves.

Frissell, Susan; Harney, Paula.

Format: Library Binding.

Several studies show such a comorbidity, though with inconsistent findings.

Those numbers seem to be rising as well, due to the increased impact media has on our everyday lives

Those numbers seem to be rising as well, due to the increased impact media has on our everyday lives.

They might start with an obsession with food, body weight, or body shape.

Although these conditions are treatable, the symptoms and consequences can be detrimental and deadly if not addressed.

Still other teens use food and weight-control to get attention or bring stability to a world that seems to be in chaos.

Discusses weight control, body image, and eating disorders including the social pressures which may cause them; presents information about diet, nutrition, and exercise.