A team at the University of California, San Francisco conducted the largest randomized clinical trial of refeeding approaches.
The results were established by the examination of 64 female participants with anorexia nervosa and body dysmorphic disorder.
In the study, released in the journal Australian Psychologist, researchers examined 479 female adult students enrolled in a higher education academic institution.
According to researchers at Flinders University, a study of 291 young adults in Australia, aged 18-25, led to that conclusion through data collected and analyzed from an online survey.
A new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Eating and Weight Disorders found that exercise addiction could be more prevalent among individuals suffering from an eating disorder.