The high cost of eating disorders

11 Sep

It includes some pretty troubling statistics, too. For example, eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness—and anorexia causes 12 times more deaths in young women aged 15 to 24 than any other illness.

The high cost of eating disorders

Of the 8 million Americans with eating disorders, 95 percent are between the ages of 12 and 25.

Source: The high cost of eating disorders

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