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January 13, 2023
To the Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics
As the Collaborative of Eating Disorders Organizations (CEDO), we strongly oppose the new clinical guidelines introduced by the American Academy of Pediatrics. We do not support intentional weight loss in children via the methods included in the guidelines, especially the recommendation of bariatric surgery and pharmaceutical products for children.
December 29, 2022
What is OSFED?
Many people struggle with eating disorders. Commonly understood diagnoses like anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa account for many cases of eating disorders that impact daily life…
December 22, 2022
Nutrition is not a Diet: Promoting Food Acceptance and Inclusivity
Nutrition is not a diet. Dieting can be a form of disordered eating—not healthy eating—and contribute to eating disorders of all types.