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Eating Disorders

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Mental Health

Eating disorders are serious medical illnesses marked by severe disturbances to a person’s eating behaviors. Read more here. Also in PDF |4.11 MB.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

Find recent news articles, background and statistical information, and more on eating disorders. Also in Spanish.

HHS. National Institutes of Health

Eating disorders are not a lifestyle choice. They are serious illnesses. Read more about the three most widely recognized eating disorders.

HHS. Office on Women's Health. National Women's Health Information Center

What is Anorexia Nervosa? Learn about the signs and symptoms of the disease and how if affects the body. Also links to information on bulimia and binge eating disorder. Also in PDF|90KB.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

Also in Spanish.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
HHS. Office on Women's Health. National Women's Health Information Center

Find out more about binge eating disorder, causes, treatments and more. Also in PDF|211 KB.

HHS. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Weight-control Information Network

Get answers to frequently asked questions on binge eating disorders.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

Also in Spanish.

HHS. Office on Women's Health. National Women's Health Information Center

Learn more about what bulimia and its causes, signs, treatments, concerns with pregnancy, and more. Also in PDF|592 KB.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

Also in Spanish.