eating disorder FAQ

EDNOS stands for “eating disorder not otherwise specified,” and according to the American Psychiatric Association accounts for 90% of eating disorder diagnoses outside of treatment centers and 40-60% of diagnoses within treatment centers.  Many of the EDNOS symptoms are the same as other eating disorders, such as Bulimia or Anorexia, but don’t fully meet the… read more

It’s a question often asked, even by people who have been suffering from it – “What is Anorexia?” WHAT IS ANOREXIA? Anorexia is a psychological disorder wherein a patient maintains a distorted image of their body shape. They are driven to keep their bodies thin resulting from an irrational fear of being overweight. People with… read more