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Posts Tagged ‘middle aged women with eating disorders’

By On January 20th, 2017

A ‘Surprising’ Number of Middle Age Women Live With Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are often regarded as a “teen issue”, but these dangerous mental illnesses affect people of all ages. In fact, a new study published in the journal BMC Medicine says eating disorders affect a “surprising” number of women in midlife. The team of researchers from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York…

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By On August 25th, 2016

The Changing Face of Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are not as simple as many people seem to believe. These dangerous disorders are often brushed off as a “young women’s” problem, but those who struggle with disorders like anorexia and bulimia cannot be so simply categorized. “The face of eating disorders today is any face: a young face, an old face, a…

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