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Anorexia Nervosa

Articles, Videos and Treatment Options for Anorexia

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by both psychological and physiological signs and symptoms related to low body weight and abnormal food restriction behaviors. Anorexia Nervosa typically presents with two main types of behavior, either as restricting food intake, or as bingeing with purging. Medical and psychological guidance is often required for treatment.

An overview of anorexia can be found here. Browse the following for the latest articles and videos about anorexia.

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Scientists in the UK are looking into genetic link to anorexia in hopes for being able to detect an...
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The dangers of anorexia tend to be associated with being rail thin, but new research suggests that t...
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The role of positive emotions often takes a backseat to how negative emotions impact and exacerbate...
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“Pro-ana” refers to the promotion of the eating disorder anorexia nervosa. Many pro-ana organization...
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Anorexia is a serious illness, affecting both the body and the mind. Both genes and environment con...
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Leigh Key, a mother of two suffered from anorexia. Leigh did not know how greatly it consumed her l...
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Diagnosed at the age of 10 with anorexia, the now 23 year old Ali talks openly about how anorexia h...
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In the research community it is known that genes influence eating disorders, but now there is a glo...
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Danielle Buettner, 36, was close to death, having battled anorexia most of her life. But luckily, w...
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Nine strangers at the YMCA in Tennessee came together to help a woman with anorexia after they all...