Eating disorder

In clinical terms, the American Psychiatric Association's current diagnostic manual, DSM-IV-TR,  identifies three categories of eating disorders: Anorexia NervosaBulimia Nervosa and Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS). Indicators: anxiety around food and eating, disordered eating, body image distortions, a preoccupation with food, all of which impact on daily functioning. Source 

Keywords: define Eating disorder, definition Eating disorder, definition of Eating disorder, meaning Eating disorder, dictionary Eating disorder, what is Eating disorder

If you came to the F.E.A.S.T. Eating Disorders Glossary from a page on the F.E.A.S.T site, click the "go back" button in your internet browser to return to that page; if not, we welcome you to visit the FEAST home page for a wealth of information on evidence-based treatment for eating disorders, support for parents and families, the latest eatings disorders research, a forum for parents and caregivers, useful books, etc.