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are eating disorders a recent phenomenon?

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Dr. Sarab Alfata
19 years experience Family Medicine
No: Has been there for years, but recently we are having more awareness about and health care providers are screening for it more.
Answered on Aug 27, 2011
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
No: It can be traced back to the an isn't greek and egyptian.
Answered on May 7, 2016

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