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What should I expect from an appointment about eating disorders?

The first thing you should know when you go to an appointment to diagnose eating disorders is that treatment usually includes a team of doctors, including physicians, mental health professionals, and dieticians. They will all focus on a different area of your treatment. These doctors and health professionals will likely discuss your symptoms, any drugs or medications you are taking, and personal and family medical history. Additionally, they will probably take some time to talk to you about your problems with eating - how often you think about food, your exercise regimen, and whether other people have noticed you becoming too thin.

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