Recovering: Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa
Catalogue Number: 430174
ISBN Number: 846742003035
Producer: Learning ZoneXpress
Subject: Family Studies/Home Economics, Guidance, Health and Medicine, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology
Grade Level: 9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: U.S.
Copyright Year: 2012
Running Time: 27:28
Closed Captions: Yes
Eating disorders anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa afflict people of all ages and race, especially young women, and are serious medical conditions that can be deadly if left untreated. Join documentary filmmaker and host Larkin McPhee (Dying to Be Thin) as she uncovers the challenges of coping with an eating disorder. Meet some experts and people in recovery who offer an honest appraisal of their struggles to overcome their eating disorders. Topics and themes discussed include:
- Who is at risk?
- What sustains an eating disorder?
- Why are eating disorders dangerous?
- How are eating disorders treated?
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