The Hidden Cause Behind Teen Binge Eating Disorders

By Greenbrier Academy / June 27, 2019

  Teen eating disorders are steadily increasing in the United States. Teen girls are disproportionately effected. According to this study done in 2017 where “researchers followed a group of 496 adolescent girls for 8 years, until they were 20, they found that 5.2% of the girls met criteria for anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating disorder.…

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Cultivating a Positive Body Image in Your Teen

By Greenbrier Academy / January 18, 2018

Approximately 23 percent of girls in the United States suffer from an eating disorder. Even more show signs of an unhealthy body image. As a parent, it can be a helpless feeling to watch your daughter progress from being a little “overly critical” about her appearance, to absolutely obsessed with every small detail she perceives…

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