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By On October 2nd, 2014

Untreated Eating Disorders May Cause Death

Last month, I attended the Oklahoma Eating Disorders Association’s (OEDA) second annual conference.  Having thought that I was fairly knowledgeable about disordered eating, I was stunned to learn that an eating disorder diagnosis has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric diagnosis.   A clinician in the audience asked the presenter, Ed Tyson, MD, FAED, if…

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