Using Weight to Control the Uncontrollable

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Publication Type Journal Article
Department Office of Public Affairs, University Health Care
Creator Sample, Susan
Title Using Weight to Control the Uncontrollable
Date 2000-03
Description Bulimic behavior? Jane M. Blackwell, Ph.D., remembers how people would wrinkle their foreheads when she used the phrase in lectures 15 years ago. "Now it's a household word. "We thought bulimia would be gone, that it was a fad," said the clinical psychologist, who first held a therapy session on body image in 1979. "But it's epidemic." Lynne Dickey, M.S., isn't surprised. She's watched the enrollment in her College of Health class, "Understanding Eating Disorders & Body Image," double in recent years. Many of the students have had anorexia or bulimia.
Type Text
Publisher University of Utah Health Sciences Center
Volume 24
Issue 2
First Page 23
Last Page 25
Subject Eating Disorders; Body Image; Serotonin
Subject MESH Bulimia; Anorexia Nervosa; Body Weight
Language eng
Bibliographic Citation Sample,S. Using Weight to Control the Uncontrollable. Health Sciences Report. 200 24(2):23-25
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Format Medium application/pdf
Identifier ir-main,703
ARK ark:/87278/s66d6b4q
Setname ir_uspace
Date Created 2012-06-13
Date Modified 2012-06-13
ID 702854
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s66d6b4q
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