Eating disorders are characterized by an abnormal attitude towards food that causes someone to change their eating habits and behavior. A person with an eating disorder may focus excessively on their weight and shape, leading them to make unhealthy choices about food with damaging results to their health. Eating disorders are serious conditions related to persistent eating behaviors that negatively impact your health, your emotions and your ability to function in important areas of life. The most common eating disorders are anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder.
Most eating disorders involve focusing too much on your weight, body shape, and food, leading to dangerous eating behaviors. These behaviors can significantly impact your body's ability to get adequate nutrition. Eating disorders can harm the heart, digestive system, bones, and teeth and mouth, and lead to other diseases.
Related Journals of Eating Disorders
Journal of Nutritional Disorders & Therapy, Obesity & Eating Disorders, Obesity & Weight Loss Therapy, Childhood Obesity, Journal of Childhood & Developmental Disorders, Journal of Eating Disorders, Obesity, Nutrition Reviews, Clinical Nutrition, Academy for Eating Disorders, Appetite, International Journal of Eating Disorders, Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment & Prevention