Eating Disorders Information for Teens, 4th Edition

  • Keith Jones
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  • ISBN-10: 0780815602
  • ISBN-13: 9780780815605
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This updated fourth edition explains how to recognize eating disorders, their diagnosis, and treatment; and provides guidelines for relapse prevention. Facts about medical consequences, co-occurring conditions, and other diseases that may be complicated by an eating disorder are also included. A special section reports on healthy weight management and exercise plans.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Eating Disorders and Their Risk Factors.
1: Facts about Eating Disorders.
2: Identifying Healthy Eating Patterns.
3: Causes and Risk Factors for Eating Disorders.
4: Eating Disorders—Not Just a Women's Issue.
5: Eating Disorders: What to Watch For.
6: Negative Body Image May Contribute to Eating Disorders.
7: Genetics and the Impact of Culture on Eating Disorders.
8: Media and Eating Disorders.
9: Eating Disorders Among Teens: A Cause of Worry.
10: Bullying and Binge Eating Disorder (BED).
11: Weight Loss and Nutrition Myths.
Understanding Eating Disorders and Body Image Disorders.
12: Anorexia Nervosa.
13: Bulimia Nervosa.
14: Binge Eating Disorder.
15: Emotional Eating.
16: Night Eating and Sleep Eating Syndromes.
17: Orthorexia.
18: Pica.
19: Rumination Disorder.
20: Compulsive Exercise.
21: Female Athlete Triad.
Medical Consequences and Co-Occurring Concerns.
22: Health Consequences of Eating Disorders.
23: Obesity and Its Consequences.
24: Oral Health Consequences of Eating Disorders.
25: The Link between Osteoporosis and Anorexia.
26: Eating Disorders and Pregnancy.
27: What is Diabulimia?.
28: Eating Disorders and Diabetes.
29: Eating Disorders, Anxiety, and Depression.
30: Eating Disorders and Alcohol and Substance Abuse.
31: Eating Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
32: Eating Disorders and Trichotillomania.
33: Eating Disorders and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
34: Could I have a Mental Health Problem?.
35: Self-Injury and Eating Disorders.
Diagnosing and Treating Eating Disorders.
36: Common Symptoms of Eating Disorders.
37: When you Suspect Someone you Know has an Eating Disorder.
38: Diagnosing Eating Disorders.
39: Going to Therapy.
40: Treating Eating Disorders.
41: Types of Therapy for Eating Disorder.
42: Pharmacotherapy: Medications for Eating Disorders.
43: Improving your Body Image and Self-Esteem.
Maintaining Healthy Eating and Fitness Habits.
44: Building a Healthy Eating Style.
45: What Should you Really Eat?.
46: Improving your Eating Habits.
47: Healthy Eating and Weight Management.
48: Identifying the Right Weight for your Height.
49: Eat the Right Amount of Calories for you.
50: Rethink your Drink.
51: Vegetables and Fruits for a Healthy Weight.
52: How to Choose a Safe Weight-Loss Program.
53: Healthy Eating for Vegetarians.
54: Healthy Eating for Athletes.
55: Physical Fitness For Teens.
56: Fitness Safety for Girls.
57: Mental Fitness.
58: Eating Disorders Relapse and Relapse Prevention.
If You Need More Information.
For More Information about Eating Disorders.
For More Information about Nutrition and Weight Management.
For More Information about Physical and Mental Fitness.