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By On June 29th, 2018

Does having an eating disorder increase your chance of being bullied?

Past research has made it clear that teens who have been the victim of bullying from a young age are significantly more likely to develop an eating disorder. Now, a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry suggests the reverse may hold true as well. “In some kids, disordered eating might lead to bullying,” wrote Tracy…

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By On November 16th, 2015

Study Suggests Bullies Are At High Risk For Bulimia

Being the victim of bullying as a child is known to be associated with an increased risk for anxiety, depression, and even eating disorders, but a new study suggests the bullies may also be at risk for psychological disorders. A new study from researchers at Duke Medicine and the University Of North Carolina School Of…

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