Bulimia and Anorexia Aren’t (Sadly) Just for Adults

Posted by Sadiya Jamal, D.O. on Jun 9, 2018 9:10:00 AM

As the world evolves, we sometimes find that problems our children face are showing up at earlier and earlier ages. For instance, recent studies have shown that children as young as 8 have shown symptoms of eating disorders like anorexia nervosa and bulimia. Here’s what concerned parents need to know about these disorders and how they could be silently affecting your child.

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Topics: bulimia in kids and adolescents, eating disorders in kids, signs your child might have an eating disorder, anorexia nervosa in kids

Does Your Child Show Signs of Bulimia?

Posted by Debra Luben, M.D. on Jun 1, 2016 7:30:00 AM

Our national obsession with being thin is harming our young people, causing them to worry about their body images and tie their self-worth to appearance. Bulimia and other eating disorders are on the rise – and they’re being found in younger children. 

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Topics: eating disorders in children and teens, bulimia in kids and adolescents

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