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Eating disorders are difficult to treat. They are among the most deadly mental health conditions, second only to opioid overdose. An estimated 5% to 20% of patients with anorexia nervosa, for example, will die from complications of the disease. About 25% of those with anorexia nervosa, bulimia or binge eating attempt suicide.
There are virtually no FDA approved drugs to treat anorexia, but there is finally hope on the horizon through psychedelics.
Ketamine, MDMA and psilocybin are proving useful with treatment-resistant mental illnesses, including eating disorders…