9NEWS Interviews Dr. John Chardavoyne

Eating disorders don’t discriminate. They can affect people of all ages, genders, races, ethnicities, body shapes and weights, sexual orientations, and socioeconomic statuses. According to the National Eating Disorders Association, more than two-thirds of American women are unsatisfied with their bodies and approximately 10 percent of those with eating disorders are men.

EDCare’s Attending Psychiatrist, John Chardavoyne, MD answers questions from the 9NEWS team on eating disorder warning signs, how to start the conversation with a loved one, treatment options, and more.

9News Dr. Chardavoyne Interview
Dr. Chardavoyne on 9News


Eating Disorder Helpline

After the interview, Dr. Chardavoyne joined other local professionals from the Gaudiani Clinic and The Eating Disorder Foundation to provide resources to callers on the 9NEWS Eating Disorder Helpline.