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National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

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The National Eating Disorders Association uses in February 24-March 1st to teach people about eating disorders and encourage discussion about them. This week, we’re going to bring you lots of facts (and plenty of resources) about eating disorders. If you or a friend is struggling, please reach out for help.

FACT #2: Among female athletes, the prevalence of eating disorders is reported to be between 15% and 62%. -Lisa Berzins, Dying to be Thin: The Prevention of Eating Disorders and the Role of Federal Policy

For support and info about eating disorders, check out:

National Eating Disorders Association: nationaleatingdisorders.org
Something Fishy: something-fishy.org
The Renfrew Center: renfrew.org

by GL | 2/1/2016
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