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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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In order to help a loved one with anorexia, it's important to remember that there's only so much you...
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The longer a person has anorexia, the more likely their DNA will become negatively altered, accordin...
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Anorexia has both short and long-term consequences and side effects, some of which can be treated an...
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Treating an eating disorder is a complicated process that generally involves the use of pharmaceutic...
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One of the core characteristics of anorexia is a deep dissatisfaction with body image. From an outsi...
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While the physical signs of anorexia may be more easy to spot in certain individuals, psychological...
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A passion for dancing is what motivated this woman to get on the road to recovery from anorexia. Sh...
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A lot of attention is paid to obesity, but not much thought is given to those who are underweight....
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When someone has an eating disorder, it not only effects them, but others around them as well. As a...
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Wellbutrin, which goes by the generic name bupropion, is a medication used to treat depression and s...