What are Eating Disorders?

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Eating disorders, can affect anyone - male or female (contrary to popular belief, eating disorders are not just a "woman's problem"). They can also affect both the overweight and thin/slim. However, the important thing to note is that eating disorders are treatable; becoming aware of the problem and seeking help at the right time is crucial in working through the illness.




I think this article highlights an important issue that is cropping up in society these days. It is important, like the article mentions, to provide a supportive space for those we think may be suffering from eating disorders without any blame.