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The Eating Recovery Center Blog features frequent updates concerning Eating Recovery Center (ERC), our eating disorder treatment methods and programs, and upcoming meetings and events to help provide patients, families, professionals, and alumni alike with the information they need to understand their condition and enter on a path to long-lasting recovery.


October 18, 2019
Denver greeted visitors with its first snowfall of the year as Eating Recovery Center/Insight Behavioral Health Centers welcomed attendees to the Westin downtown for the 11th Annual Eating Recovery Foundation Conference. Today’s blog shares highlights from several sessions at the conference.
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September 24, 2019
Ralph Carson, LD, RD, PhD and Ovidio Bermudez, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, FAED, F.iaedp, CEDS will present “Adventures on the Alimentary Canal: How the Gut Bacteria and Our Food Choices Influence Mood States and Eating Disorder Behavior” at the Eating Recovery Foundation Conference on Saturday, October 12th, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. at the Westin Denver Downtown. Click to learn more.
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November 19, 2018
Those that go on to live lives worth living have done it on their own terms — not terms dictated by society or others about what they should look like and how their lives should be. 
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August 09, 2016
Are eating disorders a child's fault? Or a parent's? Will treatment help your child heal? Here are 10 things parents need to know about eating disorders.
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July 08, 2016

While many people spend summertime relaxing and enjoying trips or time off, summer can bring an increase of symptoms for individuals with eating disorders. People often say things like, “we will wait and hope that things get better” or “we have more important priorities” — but this sends the wrong message. Would you take the same approach with any other serious illness?

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June 15, 2016

Jenni Schaefer and Dr. Ovidio Bermudez were featured in an article on bellevuereporter.com discussing the grand opening of the new ERC facility in Bellevue, WA on June 1.

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May 26, 2016
Eating Recovery Center is proud to present the 2016 Project HEAL Clinician of the Year Award to Ovidio Bermudez. Read how he impacted the lives of former patients, families of patients, and colleagues.
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April 25, 2016
Read Dr. Ovidio Bermudez's discussion on the dual diagnosis of an eating disorder and type 1 diabetes; as well as the warning signs and treatment of diabulimia, also known as ED-DMT1.
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March 21, 2016

According to the National Center for Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, up to one-third of patients with type 1 diabetes between the ages of 15 and 30 engage in the very unhealthy practice of insulin manipulation.

While people with bulimia nervosa may purge via vomiting, laxatives or compulsive exercise to lose weight, people with diabetes may restrict insulin to lose weight, a weight-loss mechanism often referred to as “diabulimia.”

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February 25, 2016
Eating Recovery Center's Dr. Ovidio Bermudez was recently featured in an article on CheatSheet.com discussing eating disorders among men.
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