From Across the Desk

Refeeding the seriously ill and underweight patient is one of the more challenging and stressful stages in treatment. The long-time cautious daily caloric prescriptions for initial weight restoration,  in the 5- to…

Men in ED Treatment Facilities

A well-meant change in Britain didn’t apply well to ED treatment facilities. In 2010, the British Department of Health (DOH) established guidelines for all hospitals to eliminate mixed gender wards, in an…

TMS for Anorexia Nervosa

A pilot study shows promising benefits without the lasting effects of ECT. Given the lack of highly effective treatments for adults with anorexia nervosa (AN), there is naturally interest in trying strategies…

In the Next Issue

What’s New in Eating Disorders A lot has been happening in our field.  Just like new approaches to refeeding very ill patients, new discoveries and techniques are improving diagnosis, treatment, and outcome.…