This is the local and national resource page for the "Eating Disorders in a Disordered Culture" web site; including resources for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and compulsive eating.
"Eating Disorders in a Disordered Culture" provides a visual expression of the experience of eating disorders. This site combines textual narratives with powerful visual imagery to convey both the personal experience and the cultural pervasiveness of eating disorders.
This site provides a place for people to interactively incorporate their own stories about eating disorders. Also included is a resource guide.
An estimated 5 million to 8 million Americans suffer from eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and compulsive eating. Complications from anorexia and bulimia can lead to death.