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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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Recovery from anorexia is possible, albeit difficult. It is a process that can take months or even y...
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In the world of eating disorders, there's a movement called "pro ana" - which essentially advocades...
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The largest DNA-sequencing study on anorexia has associated the disorder to gene variants that regul...
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Anorexia is an eating disorder in which people consume small quantities of food in order to lose wei...
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It's a common scenario during the holiday season: You're attending one social function after the nex...
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Phentermine is a drug used to suppress appetite by changing levels of neurotransmitters. The drug is...
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The National Health Service estimates that the number of U.K. preteen children treated for eating di...
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Because both diabetes and anorexia involve body issues, weight management and food control, some pe...
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This two-part article was written exclusively for EatingDisordersOnline.com by Jenmac18, a member of...
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Anorexia is the third most common chronic illness among adolescents, according to the National Assoc...