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Abnormal Psychology: Eating Disorders

General guide to abnormal psychology and psychological disorders

Eating Disorders

An eating disorder is a kind of mental illness which distorts a person's healthy relationship with food and body image. They are not 'lifestyle choices', but serious and sometimes fatal illnesses associated with disturbances in eating behaviors and thoughts. This section includes sources for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, avoidant restrictive food intake disorder, and pica.

The resources on the right are arranged by type: general collection books, eBooks, journal articles, videos, and websites. 

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