$26M Boost for Eating Disorders Getting Results

M boost for eating disorders getting results
The Government's extra $ 26 million investment in eating disorders services has more than doubled the number of dedicated beds and doubled the number of families being helped say Health Minister Tony Ryall and Associate Health Minister Todd McClay … Read more on Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Midlife eating disorders: A hidden problem
Prescott's story is recounted in Midlife Eating Disorders, a new book by US psychiatrist Cynthia Bulik that throws light on a hidden problem – middle aged women and men with eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia and binge eating disorder. For some … Read more on Stuff.co.nz

Web-Based Intensive Therapeutic Contact for Eating Disorders
Eating disorders are often not recognized. Many patients do not ask for help because of shame, a lack of awareness, or denial of the disorder. Even when the disorder is recognized, it is difficult to motivate patients to seek help. As a result, many … Read more on Psychiatric Services (subscription)