Parental Influence on Children’s Eating Habits

As with many things in life, parents have a big influence on their children when it comes to their eating habits. Researchers are now saying that a parent’s attitude and actions can increase their child’s risk of developing an eating disorder. Nearly every parent has told their child at one time or another to clean … Read moreParental Influence on Children’s Eating Habits

Obese Children at Risk for Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are increasing among teens. A new group of teens is becoming more frequently caught up with eating disorders, according to a new study. At least 6% of children suffer from eating disorders, according to a 2011 study published in the Archives of General Psychiatry. The Centers for Disease Control states that 55% of … Read moreObese Children at Risk for Eating Disorders

Adolescent Growth sponsors NCAD event

Adolescent Growth was a proud exhibitor and workshop sponsor at NCAD (National Conference on Addiction Disorders), held in Anaheim, CA, on September 21-25, 2013. Not only did our staff provide information about Adolescent Growth at the conference, attendees from all over the nation taking part in NCAD had the opportunity for an on-site visit at … Read moreAdolescent Growth sponsors NCAD event