New Duke Medicine Evening Program Targets Eating Disorders

New Duke Medicine evening program targets eating disorders
Alvarado is a few weeks into the new intensive evening program offered by Duke's Center for Eating Disorders. A class of about 10 people meets three times a week instead of the usual outpatient treatment model that comprises a weekly, one-hour session … Read more on Durham Herald Sun

Higher Calorie Treatment Better for Anorexia, Experts Say
Anorexia Treatment. When treating anorexia, less isn't more. The current standard treatment for hospitalized anorexia patients involves placing them on a lower-calorie diet, before gradually increasing the patient's caloric intake. This treatment … Read more on Healthline

Take One Step Forward for Male Eating Disorders
According to the NEDA (National Eating Disorder Association), about 800,000 men have suffered from bulimia at some point in their lives. Up to 20 percent of those who are diagnosed with an eating disorder are male. The numbers may be even higher … Read more on Huffington Post