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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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One of the many devastating effects of anorexia is changes in brain volume and structure, which can...
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According to the National Eating Disorder Association, there are currently 20 million women and 10 m...
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The teen years are riddled with pressures that make body image a sensitive subject. Too often parent...
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Contrary to popular belief, signs of anorexia aren't always visible from the outside. It's possible...
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While eating disorders tend to fully manifest in the teen and young adult years, signs of anorexia m...
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Many individuals with eating disorders report that getting treatment isn't the hard part of finally...
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19 year old Aimee Corner is an anorexia survivor. She tells her story and how she is working to hel...
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Having a supportive network of loved ones may be the most important factor when treating anorexia, a...
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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...