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How can I tell if a teenage girl has a eating disorder?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
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In brief: You may not be able

To tell! if you suspect it, try to have her evaluated by a psychiatrist with experience in eating disorders.

In brief: You may not be able

To tell! if you suspect it, try to have her evaluated by a psychiatrist with experience in eating disorders.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
Psychiatry
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In brief: See below

Anorexia is easier to observe as the teen will continue to lose weight and your attempts to provide nutrition will meet with resistance.
Bulimia can be difficult to detect as teens with this illness are very guarded about it. Friends who want the teen to be healthy are a good resource.

In brief: See below

Anorexia is easier to observe as the teen will continue to lose weight and your attempts to provide nutrition will meet with resistance.
Bulimia can be difficult to detect as teens with this illness are very guarded about it. Friends who want the teen to be healthy are a good resource.
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
Dr. Vikas Duvvuri
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