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Eating Disorders Among Teens: Now Almost A Fifth Are Affected, UK

(2008) Medical News Today

We may be bombarded with statistics concerning childhood obesity, but the number of children suffering from eating disorders is also on the rise. According to government figures, the number of cases of children being admitted to hospital with eating disorders such as anorexia has increased by more than a third over the last 10 years, with 562 girls and 111 boys aged under 18 hospitalised in 2005/06 (i)…

Male Eating Disorders: How Much Do We Really Understand? UK

(2008) Medical News Today

Male eating disorders: how much do we really understand?

Last weekend’s transmission of BBC2′s Revealed…Manorexia highlighted the subject of male eating disorders. It’s a subject that’s not raised often enough, say some experts. After all it’s not unusual to read about women who have eating problems, but we seldom hear about how disorders such as anorexia and bulimia affect men… finish article

Size Zero Models Fuel The Rise In Eating Disorders, UK(2008) Medical News Today

With constant images of stick-thin, size-zero models, tiny-waisted pop princesses and actresses is putting young girls’ health at risk and fuelling the rise in eating disorders, according to Professor Janet Treasure of the Eating Disorders Research Unit at Kings College London… finish article

Events

March 15-17: The Second Eating Disorders International Conference will take place at the Institute of Education, United Kingdom from March 15th to 17th 2012. More Info

Discussion

In 2008, the minimum age for models participating in the London Fashion Week is set at 16… About London Fashion Week

In the past, London refused to ban ultra thin models

Model Health Inquiry

Last Reviewed By: Jacquelyn Ekern, MS, LPC on April 25, 2012

Page last updated: June 12, 2012
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