Tag Archives: Professional Help

The Importance of Specialized Resources for Eating Disorder Professionals

College student in the library The International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp) recently conducted their annual conference as part of their mission to provide education and training standards to healthcare treatment providers in the eating disorder community. Held in Las Vegas, Nevada, the 2017 iaedp Symposium touched on a variety of topics intended for the international and multidisciplinary group [...]
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Prevalence of Muscle Dysmorphia Among Professional Athletes

Professional athlete flexing his bicep Contributor: Crystal Karges, MS, RDN, IBCLC, Special Projects Coordinator at Eating Disorder Hope/Addiction Hope Eating disorders among males in general are continually being understood and de-stigmatized but unfortunately, there remains an abundance of misinformation about these illnesses in men. The way that eating disorders are influenced in women if often boiled own to cultural beauty [...]
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