Disordered Eating Common in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes

Disordered Eating Common in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes
The results were published online August 20 in Diabetes Care by Line Wisting, a PhD candidate and researcher at the Regional Eating Disorders Service, Oslo University Hospital, Norway, and colleagues. "It is recommended that adolescents with T1D … Read more on Medscape

Recognising anorexia in your significant other
The news nearly broke her heart. How could someone she loved so deeply loathe themselves so much? How did this happen? Was it something she did? Was it something she said? What did this mean? Only teenage girls had eating disorders, she thought. Read more on Sydney Morning Herald

Mental and substance use disorders 'leading cause of non-fatal illness'
Some individual disorders analyzed showed significant variations over countries, with eating disorders showing the largest difference. The proportion of death and disease from eating disorders was 40 times higher in Australasia, compared with sub … Read more on Medical News Today

Number of depressed men rising
… between men and women. But rates of many other conditions vary by gender, Kramer says. Autism and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are much more common among men, for example, while eating disorders are more common among women. Read more on Jackson Clarion Ledger