|Risk factors||Adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)†|
|†Odds ratios were adjusted for all variables in table as well as age, body mass index, self esteem, and socioeconomic status.|
|Parents’ marital status (other v married)||1.97 (1.10 to 3.51)|
|Eating alone (yes v no)||2.94 (1.88 to 4.60)|
|Reading girls’ magazines (< weekly v ≥ weekly)||1.42 (0.91 to 2.2)‡|
|Listening to radio (≤1 h/d v >1 h/d)||1.55 (1.01 to 2.40)|
Eating alone, parents’ marital status, and use of radio and girls’ magazines were risk factors for eating disorders
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