Why menopause increases risk of eating disorders (May 2024)

By Carrie Dennett, MPH, RDN Ask several people what someone with an eating disorder looks like, and most of them would probably say something like, “thin, white, young, female.” But eating disorders know no demographic boundaries, and the truth is that eating disorders in midlife—and beyond—are all too common among women. For example, a 2012 […]