On this week’s episode, we talked with Dr. Maria Rago about How Eating Disorders Are Changing. Dr. Maria Rago is the Executive Vice President of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD) and clinical director and founder of Rago and Associates Counseling Services.
In this episode we covered:
2:42 – About Dr. Maria Rago
6:12 – How Dr. Rago became interested in the treatment of eating disorders.
7:10 – Anorexia Nervosa and Discrimination
9:45 – Eating Disorders and Food Pollution
12:40 – Abercrombie & Fitch – Obesity Discrimination and the Anti-Bullying Campaign
15:15 – Caller Question – What is your view on the problems caused by obesity? Should people that are addicted to certain foods or food additives include those foods in their diet in moderation?
27:40 – How are eating disorders changing? What is orthorexia?
34:25 – Why are we seeing changes in eating disorders?
35:49 – The psychological effect of the Boy Scouts banning obese children from the Jamboree.
40:40 – How ANAD has changes as eating disorders have changed.
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Dr. J. Renae Norton is a clinical psychologist, specializing in the outpatient treatment of obesity and eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, bulimarexia, and binge eating disorder (BED) and the Director of The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is the Director of The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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