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Latinas and Eating Disorders

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Latinas and Eating Disorders

Latinas and Eating Disorders

Latinas and Eating Disorders

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About 10% of Americans struggle with eating disorders. But among Latinos, this disease often goes underreported and undiagnosed. And some evidence suggest that Latinos might be more susceptible.

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