The Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) has released a new document titled Nine Truths about Weight and Eating Disorders in order to increase awareness of eating disorders in people along the full spectrum of body sizes.

Despite the stereotype of patients being extremely underweight, eating disorders can occur at any weight. A companion to the “Nine Truths about Eating Disorders,” this document aims to eradicate the stereotypes and educate both medical professionals and the public about these deadly disorders.

Read Nine Truths about Weight and Eating Disorders