Top Ten Questions
Asked About Eating Disorders
We've compiled 12
years of our experience in working with students, parents, administrators,
and faculty to address the top ten questions frequently asked
about eating disorders at the University of Notre Dame. As you
will see, we have borrowed heavily from many wonderful resources
that exist to educate us about eating disorders. Read on and
follow-up with some of the resources mentioned to gain more
knowledge and information.
Does Notre Dame have more people struggling with eating disorders
than other colleges and universities?
What are the different kinds of eating disorders and how are
What causes an eating disorder?
Do men have eating disorders too?
I have a friend who I suspect has an eating disorder, what should
Do all overweight people have eating disorders?
What is the tie between exercise and eating disorders?
What resources are available at Notre Dame, in the South Bend community,
in the U.S. or in other countries to help people struggling with
eating disorders and those who care about them?
I am going to write a class paper about eating disorders. What
are some good references?
What are the latest statistics about the prevalence of eating disorders
at Notre Dame?
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