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ERIC Number: EJ498079
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
Prediction of Eating Problems: An 8-Year Study of Adolescent Girls.
Graber, Julia A.; And Others
Developmental Psychology, v30 n6 p823-34 Nov 1994
Examined eating disorders in 116 adolescent girls drawn from private school students in a metropolitan area and followed over an 8-year period. Over 25% of the sample identified a serious eating problem. Eating problem patterns were associated with earlier pubertal maturation and higher body fat; concurrent psychological disturbances; subsequent eating problems; and other long-term adjustment outcomes. (WP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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