The Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative (ANGI) will collect DNA samples from more than 8,000 people with anorexia nervosa (AN) and those without an eating disorder in an effort to detect genes that contribute to this potentially life-threatening illness.
ABC News Good Morning America
Dr. Cynthia Bulik, Director of the UNC Eating Disorders Program, tells Katie how common eating disorders are among older women as compared to teenagers. Dr. Bulik explains the differences in treatment between teens and adults with eating disorders and how imperative those treatments are. Also, can eating disorders be cured? Dr. Bulik has the answer.
MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012