Exploring Common Eating Disorders and Their Causes

Because the adolescent and young adult years are often tumultuous with many physical and environmental changes happening all at once, eating disorders are common issues that families across America must…


How Eating Disorder Treatment Centers Can Nurture a Feeling of Safety in Recovery

The world can be a difficult place for young adults, something that anyone who remembers their post-adolescence can appreciate. Even in loving families, young adults can struggle to find a…


Four Anxiety Disorders That Can Influence Eating Disorders

Anxiety is the most common mental health disorder in the United States, with as many as 18% of the country‚Äôs population reporting acute symptoms each year. That translates to more…


Is There an Association Between Eating Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder?

One-dimensional beliefs about people with eating disorders assume the problem revolves exclusively around food obsessions – how much they eat, when they eat, what they eat, and whether the food…


Taking the Mystery Out of Eating Disorder Treatment

For years, individuals with eating disorders were simply told to eat more (or in cases of binge eating disorder, eat less) or otherwise discounted. Fortunately, in recent decades, there has…