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eating disorder

noun as in unhealthy disturbance in eating behavior

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Cathy Rigby was in the midst of a full-blown eating disorder when she won the Americans’ first world championship medal in 1970, a silver on beam.

Victoria is remarkably outspoken and has garnered attention for publicly acknowledging her battle with an eating disorder and struggle with dyslexia.

From Ozy

Played with gritted-teeth intensity by Rose Byrne, she’s a frustrated San Diego housewife with a Berkeley degree, a young daughter, an eating disorder and a relentlessly critical inner monologue.

From Time

Because the audience is privy to Sheila’s inner thoughts, Physical is more unflinching about its portrayal of an eating disorder than possibly any other show before it.

Factoring in the eating disorder weighed heavily on my mind.

What celebrity has started to talk about his or her eating disorder?

Genetics alone does not an eating disorder make, generally speaking, and Bulik points out that environment still plays a role.

The eating disorder field remains divided over the potential efficacy of such measures.

Our relationship did not improve as I entered college and developed a raging eating disorder.

What happens when someone with an eating disorder history is diagnosed with high cholesterol?


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to eating disorder, such as: anorexia nervosa, bingeing, bulimarexia, bulimia, compulsive eating, and hypheragia.

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