Dying to be thin

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WGBH Video,
Pub. Date:
[2004]
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English
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Documentary on anorexia nervosa and bulimia, eating disorders that have grown increasingly prevalent in contemporary American society. Experts in the field discuss some of their underlying causes (especially cultural pressures to be thin), their physiological and psychological effects, and some medical and therapeutic treatments that have been developed. The interviewees include patients representing particularly vulnerable groups: young women from troubled families, dancers, fashion models, and athletes.
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Grouping Title dying to be thin
Grouping Author twin cities public television
Grouping Category movie
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auth_author2 McPhee, Larkin., Sarandon, Susan, 1946-
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subject_facet Anorexia nervosa, Body image disturbance, Body image in adolescence, Body image in women, Bulimia, Documentary television programs, Eating disorders -- United States, Nonfiction television programs, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display Dying to be thin
title_full Dying to be thin [videorecording] / a Nova production by Twin Cities Public Television, Inc. for WGBH/Boston ; written, produced, and directed by Larkin McPhee
title_short Dying to be thin
topic_facet Anorexia nervosa, Body image disturbance, Body image in adolescence, Body image in women, Bulimia, Eating disorders
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