Eating Disorders 101 (ED)
Do you know The Ugly Truth about Eating Disorders?
- That 25 million Americans are struggling with an eating disorder?
- That 7 million of those struggling with eating disorders are males who often go undiagnosed?
- That more women struggle with eating disorders than with breast cancer?
- That more people die from eating disorders than from any other psychiatric illness?
If we wish to offer Christian comfort and support to those suffering from ED, then let us begin by learning the truths and myths about eating disorders so that we can better recognize those who are at risk.
This is a "stand alone" presentation. When her schedule permits, my wife Dawn (Nurse Supervisor at Froedtert Cancer Center) will join me providing a medical professionals perspective to the discussion.