New Report About Prevalence of Eating Disorders

The American Academy of Pediatrics published a report today in its leading journal, Pediatrics, indicating that eating disorders have become more common, especially among men and even young children. Men now comprise about 10% of those diagnosed with an eating disorder, and the number of children under 12 hospitalized for an eating disorder more than doubled between 1999 and 2006.

Read the full report here: Pediatrics

Let's ask Dr. Crow on Wednesday for his take on these trends.

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