Rise in people with eating disorders denied help because their ‘BMI isn't LOW enough’

Published Apr 06 2021 at 3:32 PM GMT
  • PEOPLE with eating disorders are being denied help because their BMI (Body Mass Index) isn’t low enough, experts have warned.
  • During the coronavirus pandemic there has been a fourfold rise in the number of men and women being admitted to hospital with eating disorders.
  • But one leading psychiatrist has said that some patients have not.


  • Published Apr 6, 2021 3:32 PM GMT