Helping Yourself, Helping Others: Dealing with Eating Disorders, 1st Edition

  • Kristin Thiel
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502646250
  • ISBN-13: 9781502646255
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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As diverse a country as the United States is, almost 50 percent of Americans share a tragic commonality: they know someone affected by an eating disorder. It is estimated that thirty million girls, boys, women, and men in the country will experience an eating disorder in their lifetime. This volume shares critical information about treatment and prevention. Through statistics, true stories of survivors, and more, this book helps young readers feel informed, less alone, and more equipped to seek treatment.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Understanding Eating Disorders.
2: The Risks of Eating Disorders.
3: Experiencing Eating Disorders.
4: Hope and Recovery.
Further Information.
About the Author.