• Orthorexia nervosa: real construct or newest social trend? 

    McInerney-Ernst, Erin Michelle (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2011-07-25)
    Despite a plethora of anecdotal evidence, there are very few empirical studies on orthorexia nervosa, which has been described as an obsession with proper nutrition and the consumption of healthy food. Accordingly, the ...
  • Quality of life in individuals with eating disorders 

    Pollack, Lauren Olivia (2013-05-24)
    Quality of life is an important aspect of the assessment of medical and psychiatric disorders, such as eating disorders. Eating disorders affect both the emotional and physical wellbeing of individuals who suffer from ...