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Eating Disorder Resources & Education

ACUTE Registered Dietitians

ACUTE Registered Dieticians

In the United States, as many as 10 million females and one million males are fighting a life-and-death battle with an eating disorder, such as anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa. Body dissatisfaction and sub-clinical eating disorder attitudes and behaviors affect males and females of all ages, races, and social class. Prevention and early intervention are vital.

  • The mortality rate for anorexia nervosa is 5.86% higher than any other mental illness
  • The annual death rate is 12 times higher for anorexia nervosa than all other causes in women ages 15-24 years
  • In the lowest body weight patients, like those treated at ACUTE, there is a 45 times higher rate of death compared with age-matched controls

Eating Disorder Resources

ACUTE Center for Eating Disorders

777 Bannock Street 
Denver, CO 80204
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Admissions & Medical Evaluation
(877) ACUTE-4U phone
(877) 228-8348 phone
(303) 602-5559 fax

Outreach & Public Relations
Rachael Harriman
ACUTE Program Manager 
777 Bannock St, MC 8105 
Denver, CO 80204
(303) 602-5550

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If you or someone you know is suffering from a severe eating disorder, contact us to learn more about our program, to receive a free medical assessment or to begin the admission or referral process.