Eating Disorders Prevention, Treatment and Management – An Evidence Review
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Eating Disorders are serious illnesses associated with a high level of morbidity and burden of disease. They have a significant negative impact on cognitive, physical, social, and psychological aspects of health, and are associated with the high levels of mortality.
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Investigation of the effectiveness of the "Girls on the Go!" program for building self-esteem in young women: Trial protocol
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