Stigma and Eating and Weight Disorders

@article{Puhl2015StigmaAE,
  title={Stigma and Eating and Weight Disorders},
  author={Rebecca M. Puhl and Young Suh},
  journal={Current Psychiatry Reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={17},
  pages={1-10}
}
  • R. Puhl, Y. Suh
  • Published 2015
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Psychiatry Reports
Although research has consistently documented the prevalence and negative health implications of weight stigma, little is known about the stigma associated with eating disorders. Given that weight stigma is a risk factor associated with disordered eating, it is important to address stigma across the spectrum of eating and weight disorders. The aim of this review is to systematically review studies in the past 3 years evaluating stigma in the context of obesity and eating disorders (including… Expand

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