eating disorders

RCNi has a wide range of resources available to help nurses support patients with eating disorders back to health.

We have gathered together a selection of our features, comment and peer-reviewed clinical articles from Nursing Standard and specialist journals Mental Health Practice and Primary Health Care for you to read.


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Anorexia programme aids patients' recovery...

A 12-week course in Lincolnshire is proving beneficial in helping people with the condition

My 40-year battle with anorexia

Margaret Fish is currently recovering from anorexia, and here she shares her story

Diabulimia: how eating disorders can affect adolescents with diabetes

Adherence to self-management and medication regimens is required to achieve optimal blood...

Eating disorders and artificial re-feeding

This article is a literature review into the efficiency of artificial re-feeding in eating...

Treating men with eating disorders in the NHS

Eating disorders are becoming increasingly common in men and can affect men at any age....

Eating disorders in people with type 1 diabetes

Individuals with type 1 diabetes are at increased risk of developing an eating...

The role of carbohydrates in a healthy diet

Nurses have an important role to play in improving patients’ diets. This article...

Narrative art inquiry and anorexia nervosa

Narrative art inquiry is a new qualitative research methodology. It is different from the...

An introduction to anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa

Nurses may come into contact with patients who have anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa....

Survey of students from an eating disorders programme

Aim To survey former students of the English National Board N46 eating disorders programme...

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