October 21, 2014
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

Obesity

 Health Home >> Obesity >> Health features 

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders

Many Canadians suffer from eating disorders. Eating disorders have a major impact on the lives of sufferers and their loved ones. Eating disorders can result in serious health problems. We've put together facts on these disorders, how to recognize them, and how to help someone who might be suffering from one.

Eating disorders: the factsEating disorders: the facts

An eating disorder is a very different thing from a diet. Find out about the nature and causes of common eating disorders. More...

How to helpHow to help

If you or someone you care about is affected by an eating disorder, it is important to seek help!  More...

Recognizing eating disordersRecognizing eating disorders

With so many people on diets these days it's hard to tell what is healthy, normal behaviour and what isn't. But it's important to learn to identify dangerous behaviours so eating disorders can be diagnosed and treated. More...

Women and a healthy body imageWomen and a healthy body image

Eating disorders feed on distorted self-images. A healthy body image starts with learning to love yourself the way you are.  More...

Ad

The contents of this site are for informational purposes only and are meant to be discussed with your physician or other qualified health care professional before being acted on. Never disregard any advice given to you by your doctor or other qualified health care professional. Always seek the advice of a physician or other licensed health care professional regarding any questions you have about your medical condition(s) and treatment(s). This site is not a substitute for medical advice.

© 1996 - 2014 MediResource Inc. - MediResource reaches millions of Canadians each year.