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Do YOU Have an Eating Disorder? Discover the Signs on the next live Call the Doctor on WVIA
(2013-09-10)
(wvia) - Our panel takes your questions about Eating Disorders on the next live Call the Doctor on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. on WVIA-TV.

Eating disorders are a group of conditions marked by an unhealthy, unrealistic view of food and weight and are usually linked to deeper psychological issue. They are serious illnesses that impact millions of people each year and can be life-threatening.

Joining moderator George Thomas to discuss and take your questions about Eating Disorders are Janet Milner, RD, Registered Dietician from Geisinger Health System, Rebecca Cooper, a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist and founder of Rebecca's House Eating Disorder Treatment Programs . She is also the author of "Diets Don't Work " and Evelyn Attia, M.D., who serves on the board of the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA), is the Director of the Center for Eating Disorders at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and a representative of the National Eating Disorders Association.

Viewers may call in questions during the live show at 1-800-326-9842 or submit their questions online at http://www.wvia.org/live-show-comments.

After its live presentation this program will be made available online at http://on-demand.wvia.org/program/call-doctor/.

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