Overview Resources
http://psychcentral.com/lib/2007/a-brief-overview-of-eating-disorders/all/1/
http://www.state.sc.us/dmh/anorexia/statistics.htm

Resources specific to eating disorders. You are welcome to look for other groups. This list may help you get started.
The federal government should pass new legislation to ensure that health insurance adequately covers eating disorders
http://www.eatingdisorderscoalition.org/
http://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com/National-Bills
http://www.eatingdisordersmaine.com/id62.html

The federal government should fund more educational and research initiatives to address eating disorders
http://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com/National-Bills (see top part of page on research/education)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/eating-disorders/complete-index.shtml#pub5 (whole website has helpful background information, but bottom part of page has specific research initiatives on studying genes)

Oppose government action on obesity/eating disorders:
http://www.cato.org/pub_display.php?pub_id=3983