Sources of help

If you think that your child with T1DM may have an eating disorder and would like to know more about anorexia and bulimia, check out the following resources:

1 The Weight-Control Information Network: Find information on binge eating online at win.niddk.nih.gov/publications/binge.htm. You can also contact the organization at 1 Win Way, Bethesda, MD 20892-3665; or call 202-828-1025.

i The Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center: Find information and treatment centers online at www.edreferral.com. You can also contact the center at 2923 Sandy Pointe, Suite 6, Del Mar, CA 92014-2052; or call 858-792-7463.

1 The National Eating Disorders Association: You can find information online at www.nationaleatingdisorders.org. You can also contact the association at 603 Stewart Street, Suite 803, Seattle, WA 98101; or call 800-931-2237.

i The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders: Find information online, including referrals to support groups, therapists, and treatment centers, at www.anad.org. You can also contact the association at P.O. Box 7, Highland Park, IL 60035; or call 847-831-3438.

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