What are Eating Disorders?

Eating disorders are dangerous and complex mental health conditions that affect the lives of millions of Americans of all ages and demographics. Despite ongoing research and education about eating disorders, many still believe they are  “by choice” or “in the head” of the person who is suffering. Data released by the National Association of Anorexia…

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Acute Stress Disorder vs. PTSD: The Difference Between the Two

Many people have heard about post-traumatic stress disorder or PTSD. Most have an understanding of why and how PTSD develops. But, another condition is connected to stress that is not as familiar, acute stress disorder or ASD. Both acute stress disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder evolve from traumatic experiences. It is possible to develop either…

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