Bulimia

Bulimia

Swallowing the hurt : exploring the links between anorexia, bulimia and violence against women and girls

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Shelley Moore
Publisher: 
National Clearinghouse on Family Violence (NCFV)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the relationship between the experiences of violence and the development of eating disorders in women and girls.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662315227
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Eating disorders: a general guide for teens

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Center for Young Women's Health, Children's Hospital Boston
Publication Date: 
1999-2006
Publication Place: 
Boston, MA

Provides information on major eating disorders (anorexia and bulimia). Also looks at different treatment options and ways to prevent eating disorders.

Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

How do I recognize an eating disorder?

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Dietitians of Canada
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Lists common warning signs of an eating disorder, including typical behaviours for people struggling with bulimia or anorexia nervosa.

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Notes: 
Can be found on the website for Dietitians of Canada, under Resource Center, Health Professional & Educator Tools, FAQS

Definitions

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
National Eating Disorder Information Centre
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Lists definitions, symptons and effects of various eating disorders, such as anorexia, bulimia, anorexi athletica (compulsive exercising), pica, night-eating syndrome and binge eating disorder.

Eating disorders

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Toronto Reference Library, Consumer Health Information Service
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Defines eating disorders and provides contact information for related organizations. Lists periodicals, articles, books, and Internet sites on eating disorders. Includes a brief description of each publication.

Disordered eating and substance use

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Nancy Poole
Sue McGowan
Publisher: 
Women's Addiction Foundation
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Offers a definition of disordered eating and discusses the connection with substance use, including several areas of concern. Identifies barriers and suggests possible solutions to these barriers.

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Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

ANAB information and support line

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English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Association
Publication Place: 
Kingston, ON

Describes a confidential phone service in Kingston, Ontario for people who want support or information about eating disorders.

Family, Friends and Partners of People with Eating Disorders

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Support group/peer support

Provides a place for families, friends and partners of people with eating disorders to share experiences and feelings, coping skills for positive change. Professionally facilitated.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-927-8900
Fax Number: 
416-927-8844
Street Address: 
Sheena's Place
Addt'l Street Address: 
87 Spadina Rd
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5R 1T1

Support Group for Jewish Women with an Eating Disorder

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Support group/peer support

Provides support, encouragement and the opportunity to discuss the relationship of being Jewish and having an eating disorder, the impact, influence and ramifications. Discusses and shares coping skills to enable positive change. Professionally facilitated.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-319-4976
Email Address: 
jed_101@hotmail.com
Street Address: 
12 Southgate Ave
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M3H 1B2

Food and weight preoccupation during midlife

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English
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Online
Author: 
Merryl Bear
Publisher: 
Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines disordered eating in older women. Includes the warning signs of eating disorders and references.

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