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24 June 2011

Teen eating behaviours continue into adulthood

Adolescents who diet and develop disordered eating behaviours carry these unhealthy practices into young adulthood and beyond.

Adolescents who diet and develop disordered eating behaviours (unhealthy and extreme weight control behaviours and binge eating) carry these unhealthy practices into young adulthood and beyond, according to a study conducted by University of Minnesota researchers and published in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association.

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