ERIC Number: EJ460744
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Eating Disorders: Prevention through Education.
Nagel, K. L.; Jones, Karen H.
Journal of Home Economics, v85 n1 p53-56,63 Spr 1993
School prevention programs for teenage eating disorders should emphasize nutrition education (knowledge, attitudes, behavior) and living skills (self-concept, coping). Secondary prevention involves identifying early warning signs and places for referral; tertiary prevention creates a supportive school environment for recoverers with teachers as role models. (SK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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