Therapists report an increase in orthorexia, a not-yet recognized eating disorder where people become fixated on eating only healthy things and/or exercising hours per day. It can take over an afflicted person’s life and result in physical symptoms much like anorexia. Experts discuss diagnosis and treatment.
- Claire Mysko, Chief Executive Officer, National Eating Disorders Association
- Dr. Jennifer Carter, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
- Dawn White, Registered, Licensed Dietician, Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center, Lemont, IL