and Eating Disorders Hotlist
Education: Health Care Perspectives for Teachers
University of San Diego Department of Continuing Education
the Dietician: Bulimia
Website contains questions and answers from people struggling with the
illness as well as links to a healthy body calculator and definitions
for key terms.
Sheet: Bulimia Nervosa
From NY’s Presbyterian Hospital, this easy website contains answers to
common questions about the disease as well as a list of several helpful
textbooks for further information. I was excited to see textbooks listed
here since we often rely on the internet alone for our information.
A really interesting site containing information about all kinds of issues
surrounding the teenage years. Includes depression, gay/lesbian issues,
learning disabilities, knowing when threats are serious, etc.
Kids Healthy: Adolescents
This is another great resource for parents and teenagers which provides
links to all kinds of problems that face teenagers. Includes ADHD, pregnancy,
sports doping, and weight management.
Finder: Fast Food Facts
You might want to beware of this site: it contains instant information
about the menu items at major fast food restaurants! Also includes additional
links to further information about the hazards of eating too much fast
Medical School: Adolescent Nutrition
A primarily-narrative website about the nutritional habits and recommendations
for young people. Includes information about the warning signs of eating
Wellness: Eating Disorders
Overview of eating disorders along with some links to texts and sites.
Includes a book list which highlights the mother-daughter heredity issues
of eating disorders.
My students told me about this website which provides information and
support to people with eating disorders. Includes information for helping
Books: Men and Eating Disorders
I was searching everywhere for information about men and this disease.
Too often we associate the disease with girls when boys are also susceptible.
Wisely: Children and Adolescents
A narrative website with information about proper weight management. Includes
link to products for sale. I recommend this site only for the initial
information to be used as an overview for teachers and parents.
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