Eating Disorders

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Eating Disorders

  1. 1. Eating Extremes<br />An inside look at Eating Disorders<br />
  2. 2. where they start<br />
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  5. 5. 20 YEARS AGO models weighed 8% less than the average woman<br />TODAY they weigh 23% less than average<br />
  6. 6. People with eating disorders will go to extremes to lose weight:<br />FAST / SKIP MEALS<br />BINGE EAT & VOMIT<br />USE LAXTIVES & DIET PILLS<br />
  7. 7. Anorexia Nervosa<br />Affects 0.5 - 3.7% of girls<br />
  8. 8. Bulimia Nervosa<br />Affects <br />1.1 - 4.2%<br />of girls<br />
  9. 9. Not just an eating disorder but a PSYCHOLOGICALdisorder<br />&<br />Can sometimes be GENETIC.<br />…<br />They are DISEASES and like most diseases, there is treatment available<br />What are they really?<br />
  10. 10. Help?<br />FOR MORE INFORMATION & WAYS TO GET HELP: <br />WWW.NATIONALEATINGDISORDERS.ORG<br />WWW.NEDIC.CA<br />WWW.BANA.CA<br />WWW.EATINGDISORDERSONLINE.COM<br />

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