Eating disorders and body image issues can affect anyone at any time and from any culture or backgroundThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Eating disorders and body image issues can affect anyone at any time and from any culture or background (Links to English resource)
Summary: Being treated unfairly because of your culture, religion, adjusting to a new culture, or wanting to live your life in ways that are not acceptable to your culture of birth can impact your mental health. All these pressures can be extremely stressful and increase your risk of developing a body image issue or eating disorder.
Organisation: Butterfly Foundation
Publishing date: July 2020
Last reviewed: November 2021
Target audience: General
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