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Eating Disorders in Older Women Rising

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Judith Shaw battled anorexia for 15 years, and didn't get treatment until she was 53 years old. While many attribute eating disorders to teen girls and young women, experts say there may be a growing number of older people who experience the same struggles. Whether there is more awareness and diagnoses remains unclear, but many clinical experts said they have seen a spike in women over 40 seeking treatment in recent years.

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