Annotated Bibliography

November 3, 2011 at 2:40 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Works Cited “Eating Disorders | Overview — FamilyDoctor.org.” Health Education | Illnesses, Diseases & Conditions — FamilyDoctor.org. The American Academy of Family Physicians, 1 Jan. 1998. Web. 03 Nov. 2011.

 • This website provides a general overview of the 2 main eating disorders among people, anorexia and bulimia. It includes information such as statistics, definitions, causes, risks, treatments, as well as other general information.

• I really found this website to be reliable because the informational provided had wide variety of information on both eating disorders from physicians. It uses facts and statistics to back up its findings, as well as personal knowledge and history from the physicians.

• This website was useful to me because I was able to gain a general knowledge and overview from actual physicians. It allowed me to give my readers a general overview from a reliable source before getting to the more specific information which my paper focuses on.

 “Eating Disorders Statistics « National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders.” Eating Disorders Statistics. Nastional Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disoders, INC. Web. 03 Nov. 2011. 

Koman, Stuart. “Eating Disorders Among College Students | Inpatient, Residential, Day & Evening Eating Disorder Programs near Boston, MA for Anorexia, Bulimia and Binge-Eating.” Eating Disorder Treatment and Psychiatric Care – Walden Behavioral Care Waltham and Northampton, Massachusetts. Walden Behavioral Care. Web. 03 Nov. 2011.

• This website describes eating disorders amongst college students, particularly college woman. It gives information about college students with anorexia as well as college students with bulimia, as well as what you can do if you know someone who needs help with these eating disorders. Renkl, Margaret.

“The Scary Trend of Tweens with Anorexia – CNN.com.” CNN.com – Breaking News, U.S., World, Weather, Entertainment & Video News. The Parenting Group. Web. 03 Nov. 2011.

• This website provides examples of children with anorexia and bulimia and their stories. The main story on this website is a little girl, age 10, named Shelia. It talks about her personal feelings, struggles, and solution as well as the happy ending Shelia and her family had.

• I found this website to be very reliable because it is a true story from a girl named Shelia, who suffers from an eating disorder. It gave readers useful knowledge such as background information on Shelia, as well as facts, which really helped me connect with Shelia. I also liked the websites use of statistics and the growing problems among tweens.

• This website was so useful to me because it allowed me to understand how children with eating disorders feel and think. I knew firsthand what Shelia was thinking and how she was going about her eating disorder. Even though her eating disorder was very troublesome at such a young age, she overcame it, which proved to me that there is hope for anyone to overcome an eating disorder.

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