Spain tackles eating disordersBMJ 1999; 318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.318.7189.960b (Published 10 April 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:960
- Xavier Bosch
The incidence of eating disorders in Spain is increasing at such a rate that the minister of health, José Manuel Romay-Beccaria, has set up a multidisciplinary working party to investigate the problem.
Current estimates are that the incidence of anorexia is increasing by 15%per year. The main opposition socialist party, …