Eating disorders and intentional insulin undertreatment in adolescent females with diabetes.

@article{Rodin1991EatingDA,
  title={Eating disorders and intentional insulin undertreatment in adolescent females with diabetes.},
  author={Gary Rodin and James Craven and C H Littlefield and Mary Ann Murray and Denis Daneman},
  journal={Psychosomatics},
  year={1991},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={171-6}
}
Intentional undertreatment with insulin was found to be a common method of inducing weight loss or preventing weight gain in female adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) and eating disorders. More than half of those with eating disorders intentionally omitted insulin to produce hyperglycemia and weight loss. Individuals with eating… CONTINUE READING