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Eating disorders are a devastating mental illness. Learn about the causes, signs and treatments for eating disorders.

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About Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are devastating mental illnesses that affect millions of people. Get an overview of statistics, causes and more.


How much do you know about eating disorders?

How much do you know about eating disorders?

How much do you really know about eating disorders? Take this eating disorder quiz to find out. See more »

Obsessive Weight Watcher: How much is too much?

Obsessive Weight Watcher: How much is too much?

Take our obsessive weight watcher quiz to find out if you know the difference between a healthy concern and obsession. Learn more with the weight watcher quiz. See more »

5 Signs of Weight Obsession

5 Signs of Weight Obsession

Weight obsession is different than just watching your weight. See five signs of weight obsession to see what's healthy and what's obsessive. See more »

What are the causes of eating disorders?

What are the causes of eating disorders?

People with eating disorders develop them for different reasons. Learn about the causes of eating disorders in this article. See more »

What are signs of teen eating disorders?

What are signs of teen eating disorders?

What are signs of teen eating disorders? visit HowStuffWorks to learn what the signs of teen eating disorders are. See more »

Where can you find help if your teen has an eating disorder?

Where can you find help if your teen has an eating disorder?

Where can you find help if your teen has an eating disorder? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about where you can get a bronchoscopy from this article. See more »

How do you conduct an eating disorder intervention?

How do you conduct an eating disorder intervention?

Visit HowStuffWorks to learn about conducting an eating disorder intervention in this article. See more »

Eating Disorders Q & A

Eating Disorders Q & A

Eating disorders can be confusing and painful. Take a look at these eating disorder questions and answers to learn more for yourself or a loved one. See more »

Diagnosing Eating Disorders

Diagnosing Eating Disorders

Diagnosing eating disorders is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about diagnosing eating disorders from Discovery Health. See more »

About Eating Disorders

About Eating Disorders

Eating disorders affect millions of people and are a deadly disorder if not treated. Learn more about eating disorders from Discovery Health. See more »