The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: Eating disorders


Research Blog–Body Image: Differences by Gender and Sexual Orientation

Posted by Trey in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

2nd October

Do gays and lesbians experience poor body image, and how does this compare with their heterosexual peers?



Families Blog – How to Support a Loved One Who is Suffering from an Eating Disorder

Posted by Dan in Families Blog, Featured. No Comments

25th June

Have a loved one struggling with an eating disorder but don’t know how to help? Here are tips to start the conversation and be supportive.



Youth Blog – You Are Not Alone: Eating Disorders and LGBTQ Youth

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10th March

Eating disorders can affect people from every race, income level, gender identity, and sexual orientation.



Research Blog > New Study Shows LGBT Youth Experience Greater Disordered Eating

Posted by Michelle in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

19th February

A new study published this month in the American Journal of Public Health is the first examination of eating disorders, obesity, and sexual orientation in US high school students.






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