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Fabulous parents can anyone send me the link to the doctor info (re blood tests etc) ...my grind is currently at hospital wanting to be taken seriously with her 8 year old daughter after being batted away by a GP who didn’t listen to her concerns and said she didn’t need to check her blood pressure...she just needed group counselling for anxiety (first visit!)

Hi teecee,

I'm attaching a pdf of the AED medical guidelines and here is the link to where it is online as well:


Hope this helps!


Here is a pdf file of the Junior Marispan Report by the Royal College of Psychiatrists for management of really sick patients with anorexia nervosa under age 18.
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Thank you for the replies. I’m waiting to hear how she got on. I hope it’s positive... I’ve forwarded the link in the hope she’s managed to convince them to act positively. X