January 3, 2017

eating disorder prevention

Eating Disorder Prevention: How Can You Be Proactive? Preventing an eating disorder, like prevention of other self-destructive behaviors, begins with education. Through education and awareness, our society can eventually prevent some occurrences of an eating disorder. Programs focus on preventing disordered eating before it starts and they promote balanced health, body image, and positive self-esteem. Successful programs also educate participants on the signs and symptoms of eating disorders. Recognizing the