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Authors

  1. MURPHY, KATHRYN NP, DNS

Abstract

Did you know that eating disorders are on the rise in children as young as age 7? How about these statistics: 13% of high school girls purge, and 40% of 9-year-old girls have dieted? That's why learning about the different types of eating disorders and their signs and symptoms is essential to early detection and prevention. We'll also fill you in on treatment options and give you tips on how to help your patient to a successful recovery.