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Obese Teenagers Who Lose Weight at Risk for Developing Eating Disorders

Teens also likely to go undiagnosed, develop more severe medical complications ROCHESTER, Minn. — Sept. 8, 2013 — Obese teenagers who lose weight are at risk of developing eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa, Mayo Clinic researchers imply in a recent Pediatrics article. Eating disorders among these patients are also not being adequately detected because [...]

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