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Content and Credits
The material contained in the Something Fishy Website on Eating Disorders was obtained through many hours of research, reading many articles and books, and watching and participating in documentaries, but most of all through first-hand personal experience, and in talking and corresponding with many of those struggling with Anorexia, Bulimia and Compulsive Overeating, doctors, treatment centers, therapists, and members and volunteers of Eating Disorders Organizations. My personal and professional correspondence, research and experience continues daily.

Treatment Finder: All listings that appear within the Something Fishy Treatment Finder have been submitted by the doctors, therapists, support groups, dietitians and treatment centers, for the intent of being listed on the Something Fishy Website for Eating Disorders. All listings appear exclusively under the copyright of the Something Fishy Website on Eating Disorders, and the submitting professional or listed organization. As with all areas of the website, this content, in part or in whole, cannot be reproduced without prior written permission.

Specific books used for technical reference were as follows:

    Physical Attributes and Dangers
    Some material referenced from:
    Eating Disorders, The Facts - New Edition
    by Suzanne Abraham & Derek Llewellyn-Jones
    © 1984, 1987 and 1992
    Oxford University Press, New York

    Vitamin and Mineral Deficiencies
    Material referenced from:
    Prescription for Nutritional Healing
    by James F. Balch, M.D. and Phyllis A. Balch, C.N.C.
    © 1990 James F. Balch, M.D.
    Avery Publishing Group, Inc. Garden City Park, NY
    VitaChart (8th Edition)
    Researched & Edited by: Carolyn Heller West
    © VitaChart, Inc. New York

    Diet Pills and Laxatives
    Some material referenced from:
    Eating Disorders, The Facts - New Edition
    Oxford University Press
    The Pill Book - New and Revised 6th Edition
    Bantam Books
    20/20 - Documentary on Phen/Fen
    RxMed - Website for Family Physicians

    Medications Used in the Treatment of Eating Disorders
    Some material referenced from:
    The Pill Book - New and Revised 6th Edition
    Bantam Books
    Physicians Desk Reference (PDR)
    RxMed - Website for Family Physicians

Within the Articles Section all material is copyrighted to the respected authors, all articles were submitted, and all appear with permission. The Diagnosis of Eating Disorders in Woman of Color is copyright to the author, Jennifer Daniels, and appears with permission.

The MedicAlert Logo, used to reference information on this site about the importance of wearing a medical alert ID tag, is a registered trademark of the MedicAlert Organization.

Barbie, as referenced in the Society subsection of the Prevention section, is owned and trademarked by the Mattel Corporation.

Calvin Klein, as referenced in the Society subsection of the Prevention section, is owned and trademarked by Calvin Klein.

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