#Eating Disorders

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Mental Health

Teenage Body Dysmorphic Disorder

Reading Time: 5 minutes A small subset of teens develop a preoccupation with looks that goes beyond basic anxiety. For these teens, one aspect of their bodies becomes so disturbing and overwhelming that it […]

Newport Academy Substance Abuse Resources: The Truth About Eating Disorders Drug Abuse And Teens
Substance Abuse

Eating Disorders and Substance Abuse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Many studies have showed that eating disorders and substance abuse—both maladaptive, destructive behaviors—are intimately linked with one another. In fact, according to a report from the National Center on Addiction […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Bulimia Treatment
Treatment

Teen Bulimia Treatment

Reading Time: 7 minutes Bulimia is a common eating disorder that can quickly take happy, healthy young people and put their lives at risk. Millions of Americans—teenagers in particular—suffer from bulimia. Unfortunately, few get […]

Newport Academy Treatment Resources: Teen Anorexia Statistics
Treatment

Teen Anorexia Statistics

Reading Time: 2 minutes Teen anorexia is a serious disorder. Troubled teens might turn to unhealthy lifestyles as a coping mechanism. Therefore, we must know what to look for. First of all, anorexia is a […]