bulimia nervosa

what is bulimia nervosa   Bulimia Nervosa is a potentially life-threatening illness that also includes an intense fear of gaining weight, unhealthy weight loss and weight control methods (including inappropriate …

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anorexia treatment centers

Anorexia Nervosa is a potentially life-threatening illness characterized by the inability or refusal to maintain a healthy body weight, an intense fear of gaining weight, unhealthy weight loss and weight …

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Medication Options

In this section, pharmacotherapy will be discussed for anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder. For anorexia nervosa, in the acute phase, no medication has been found to be effective.  For patients …

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ELA Resource Guide

The following resource guide is a compilation of books, newsletters, journals, and national organizations, which provide useful information on eating disorder prevention, treatment, and recovery issues.  We hope this will …

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Meal Plan

What is a meal plan? A meal plan is a plan of eating that is specifically tailored to the individual.  If you are struggling with disordered eating or an eating …

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Binge Eating Disorder

Binge Eating Disorder is an illness characterized by recurrent episodes of this kind of binge eating, along with the sense of loss of control over content and/or quantity of food consumed. …

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Eating for Life Alliance

The mission of the Eating for Life Alliance is to ensure colleges have access to educational resources for the prevention and treatment of eating disorders.   Co-Founders     Dawn Hynes, …

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Related Publications 1

100 Questions & Answers About Anorexia (Sari Fine Shepphird)             The Parent’s Guide to Eating Disorders (Marcia Herrin and Nancy Matsumoto)           Just …

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