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10 January 2011

Eating disorder myth refuted

A study has refuted the popular myth that eating disorders affect white people only.

A study has refuted the popular myth that eating disorders affect white people only.

"This commonality between Native American and white women refutes the myth that eating disorders are problems that only affect white girls and women," study leader Ruth Striegel-Moore, a professor at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Conn., said in a news release from the journal's publisher.

 
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