• How To Recognize Eating Disorders In Young Athletes

    6 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Often, when someone says “young athlete,” we think of a child who is strong and fast and excelling at -or at least passionate about-their chosen sport. We don't often think “eating disorder.”
    Unfortunately, maybe we should. The focus on looking a certain way or weighing a certain amount in order to better perform can, and often does, lead to eating disorders in young athletes. Scary Mommy got in touch with Lauren Antonucci, MS, RDN, CSSD, CDE, CDN, owner and director of Nutrition Energy , and Stephanie Roth-Goldberg, LCSW-R, CEDS, Psychotherapist and Founder of Intuitive Psychotherapy NYC...
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