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Economy Keeping Disordered Eaters from Getting Help

With the economy in turmoil, fewer people who struggle with eating disorders are getting the help they need. Some can't afford it, while others simply don't want to spend the money.
The danger of not seeking help for an eating disorder can be very serious because they can cause many medical complications, even death... Eating disorders often take a turn for the worse due to increased personal family stress. As eating disorders intensify, they become more difficult to treat.
If you or someone you know needs treatment for an eating disorder, don't assume treatment will be too expensive. There are many options. Research counselors and therapists, as well as both in- and out-patient programs. Source: PR Web

Labels: treatment, stress, complications

Posted By: Aspen Education Group