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Eating Disorders: They’re Not Just a Young Person’s Problem

While those suffering from an eating disorder are stereotyped as young, there’s another population that also suffers: the elderly. Amanda Holben is a registered and licensed dietitian and owner of Fork in the Road Nutrition Counseling. She tells producer Maggie Martin eating disorders don’t just impact any one age group. MORE: Eating Disorders: The Misconceptions and […]

Houston Matters microphonesWhile those suffering from an eating disorder are stereotyped as young, there’s another population that also suffers: the elderly.

Amanda Holben is a registered and licensed dietitian and owner of Fork in the Road Nutrition Counseling. She tells producer Maggie Martin eating disorders don’t just impact any one age group.

MORE:
Eating Disorders: The Misconceptions and the Treatment (Houston Matters, June 27, 2016)
Common Eating Disorders Observed in the Elderly Population (Eating Disorder Hope, Feb. 25, 2016)
Elder Eating Disorders: Surprising New Challenge (Today’s Geriatric Medicine)

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