Statistics and Research on Eating Disorders

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Statistics and Research on Eating Disorders


Content Source:

National Eating Disorders
Type: Informational Material


This resource is full of statistics and informational material related to eating disorders. Included are links about warning signs and symptoms, prevention, body image, and treatment. 

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 7
7.1.3) Determine barriers to practicing healthy behaviors.

Examples: lack of finances, access to health services, social support

a. Examine how nutritional choices and psychological issues may lead to eating disorders.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 8
8.5.2) Critique the positive and negative outcomes of a health-related decision.

Examples: positive -- keeping calendar to manage time, reading food labels, getting adequate sleep
negative -- tobacco use, eating disorders, drug use

Tags: eating disorders, nutrition, nutrition education
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Author: Ginger Aaron-Brush
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