1. Eating Disorders Among Adolescent Female Athletes
Some students were taken from physical education classes consisting of both athletes and non-athletes. ... Confidentiality of answers was assured to the students that participated. The available student pool consisted of 280 females; 108 were athletes and 172 were non-athletes. Some students decided not to participate eight were athletes and forty-five were not, also fifteen non-athletes were absent from class on both days of the data collection. ... Of the pathogenic weight techniques, fasting was the most common with 20-29% saying that they had participated in such behavior. ...
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