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Eating disorders

Eating disorders: Introduction

A group of psychological disorder where there is an abnormal focus on eating behavior and body shape and weight. Emotional issues are often the trigger for this sort of behavior. Examples of eating disorders includes bulimia, anorexia and binge eating. ...more »

Symptoms of Eating disorders

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Eating disorders?

Eating disorders: Related Patient Stories

Eating disorders: Deaths

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Types of Eating disorders

Eating disorders: Complications

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Causes of Eating disorders

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Disease Topics Related To Eating disorders

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Eating disorders:

Eating disorders: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Eating disorders

Lupus is often misdiagnosed as other conditions: Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), often simply called "lupus", is a difficult disease to diagnose and more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of eating disorders or more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See more »

Female athlete syndrome leads to undiagnosed osteoporosis: Younger women are not usually considered as candidates for diagnosis of osteoporosis. However, a pattern of more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of more »

Eating disorders: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Eating disorders

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Eating disorders:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Eating disorders, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Eating disorders: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Eating disorders

Medical research articles related to Eating disorders include:

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Research about Eating disorders

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Clinical Trials for Eating disorders

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Eating disorders include:

Statistics for Eating disorders

Eating disorders: Broader Related Topics

Eating disorders Message Boards

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