Risk for disordered eating relates to both gender and ethnicity for college students.

@article{Hoerr2002RiskFD,
  title={Risk for disordered eating relates to both gender and ethnicity for college students.},
  author={Sharon L. Hoerr and Ronda Bokram and Brenda Lugo and Tanya Bivins and Debra R. Keast},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Nutrition},
  year={2002},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={307-14}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the frequency of disordered eating behaviors among college students and associations by gender, ethnicity, participation in social organizations and college athletics and to determine whether responses to eight health behavior and attitude questions and body weight predicted a high score on the Eating Attitudes Test (EAT)-26, a screening instrument used to identify risks of developing an eating disorder. METHODS Subjects were a convenience sample of 1,899 college… CONTINUE READING