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By On May 29th, 2017

The consequences of eating disorders remain after recovery

Survivors of eating disorders often say they will live with the disease forever. This is partially meant metaphorically; they will always struggle with the urges and body issues which initially fed the development of their eating disorder. But, this is also often very literal. Many who survived eating disorders and achieved recovery still live with…

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By On September 22nd, 2014

Eating Disorders Linked to Autoimmune Disease

A recent study has found an association between numerous autoimmune diseases and the presence of eating disorders. The researchers also believe these autoimmune diseases may play a role in the development of eating disorders. The study, published online Aug. 22 in PLoS One, evaluated over 2,000 Finnish people who were diagnosed with eating disorders. According…

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