Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Although the recession caused more people with eating disorders to avoid spending money on treatment, industry revenue still grew slightly during the five years to 2013. Growth can be partially attributed to increasing understanding and awareness of the prevalence of eating disorders. In the next five years, further destigmatization of eating disorders will underpin demand as more people come out of the shadows and seek necessary treatment.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
More than 11 million US citizens suffer from eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating. These eating disorders may have significant mental and physical health consequences, including death. As awareness increases, a growing number of Americans who suffer from these disorders are seeking help. Treatment methods may include Individual, group or family psychotherapy, cognitive therapy, behavioral therapy, nutritional counseling and/or antidepressant medication.
Treatment of binge eating disorder
About 57.0% of treated patients suffer from binge eating disorder... purchase to read more