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Families need support to help tackle child obesity time-bomb

Local authorities and the NHS should do more to support families to help them tackle the time-bomb of obesity in children and young people, says NICE.
Families should be encouraged to eat healthily and be physically active by taking up activities that children enjoy such as active play and dancing, as well as reducing the amount of time spent playing computer games and watching television.

Eating Disorders Conference 2014


Beat, the UK’s leading eating disorders charity are hosting the third biennal Eating Disorders International Conference from 13 – 15 March 2014, at the Institute of Education, London.

Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents: a practitioner training course

Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents: a practitioner training course
This three day course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of eating disorders in children and adolescents, from recognition and diagnosis to management in CAMHS and Paediatric settings.

New Research in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis and Eating Disorders

Current Research on Family Relations and Eating Disorders

Current Reserach into Eating Disorders