As parents, our very first worries center around food. Is our newborn baby eating enough? Too much? What is the right amount anyway?! These concerns generally abate as our kids get older; almost always parents see their children eating just as they should – and thriving – within several months.
However, when our children enter the pre-teen and teen years, parents may again become concerned about eating habits, especially if kids seem suddenly obsessed with calories, exercise and weight gain. [Read more…] about Eating Disorders in Adolescents