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While many associate eating disorders — such as anorexia, bulimia and overeating — as an issue only wrestled with by teenage girls, a new study has found women over 50 also struggle with the same disorders.
Eating disorders can be triggered by lack of support following traumatic events such as bereavement, relationship problems, abuse and sexual assault.
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Low doses of a commonly used atypical antipsychotic drug improved survival in a mouse model of anorexia nervosa, University of Chicago researchers report this month.
Mismanaging Food and Health? During February, issues about weight-management, bulimia, anorexia and over-eating become a national concern.
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