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2012-09-18 06:29:13

CHICAGO, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- It's a discussion that strikes fear in the hearts of most parents - adolescents expressing concern about their weight. According to statistics, 1 out of every 100 girls, between the ages of 10 and 20, struggles with anorexia and four percent of college-aged women have bulimia. So how can parents distinguish between normal adolescent insecurities and the start of a dangerous eating disorder? "The most important thing a parent can do is listen," says...