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Pursuit of thinness and onset of eating disorder symptoms in a community sample of adolescent girls: a three-year prospective analysis.
TLDR
This paper examines level of weight preoccupation and other variables prospectively associated with age of onset of eating disorder symptoms over a 3-year interval in a community sample of young adolescent girls to establish a rational basis for the choice of a prevention intervention target.
An attempt to modify unhealthful eating attitudes and weight regulation practices of young adolescent girls.
TLDR
Rather than targeting the entire population, a healthy weight curriculum designed to modify the eating attitudes and unhealthful weight regulation practices of young adolescent girls might better focus on "at risk" students.
Pubertal stage and panic attack history in sixth- and seventh-grade girls.
TLDR
Pubertal stage, after adjustment for the effects of age, appears to predict panic attack occurrence in young adolescent girls.
Factors associated with eating disorder symptoms in a community sample of 6th and 7th grade girls.
Nine hundred thirty-nine 6th and 7th grade girls participated in the baseline phase of a prospective study designed to examine a set of potential risk factors for the development of eating disorders.