Eating Disorder Rehab Programs
Society’s image on what is beautiful and handsome has changed drastically over the years. Young girls strive to be a size zero, skin and bones. Young boys want to be muscular, fit. Looking back on American societies image on beautiful and handsome 40 years ago and you will see men and women a health weight. It is surprising how distorted societies image has changed in such a short time frame.
Many young girls are starving themselves to get to the perfect thin. Others are eating themselves to death thinking that they could never be beautiful enough. Young boys are feeding themselves supplements and forgetting the nutrients the body needs just to have big muscles. A lot of this happens behind closed doors, most are to ashamed to show what they are doing to themselves. However externally it is very clear to others.
Types of Eating Disorders
There is a wide variety of eating disorders plaguing the young and old throughout the United States. Most have an eating disorder because they are not happy with their self image, others are trying to cover up mental or emotional scares.
Help for Eating Disorders
Most eating disorders require serious psychological help, countless hours of therapy to help the individual get past their self image so they are able to life a health, fulfilling life not based around their weight. Typically there is a trigger for their with eating disorders, something set them off to start this behaviors, it is typically unknown to that individual but finding in through therapy can help them to finally start healthy living.