Risk factors for developing an eating disorder

Risk factorsAdjusted 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.
‡Not significant.
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)