- Warneford Hospital
Eating disorders: a parents' guide. Bryant-Waugh R, Lask B. (Pp 222, paperback; £7.99.) London: Penguin. ISBN 0 14026 371 3
Their children's eating disorders pose serious problems for parents. They may seek professional help, but services in the United Kingdom are fragmented and under developed; therefore, any book that is designed specifically for parents must be welcome.
My clinical experience is that parents appear bemused and shocked by the realisation that their daughter or son has …