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CDC Data Shows Major Increase in Eating Disorders Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

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Arkansas Traveler

Jill Antonowicz, a staff reporter for the Arkansas Traveler, wrote about the new CDC figures revealing that weekly emergency room visits for eating disorders doubled among teenage girls during the pandemic.

Rachell Sanchez-Smith is an assistant producer for Ozarks at Large and an undergraduate student at the University of Arkansas studying journalism.