Skip to Content

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.

anorexia-studyfasttreatvideo.jpg
A new study suggests that aggressive, accelerated refeeding may be more effective than the slow, lo...
bullying1.jpg
October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and it is important to remember that bullying can hav...
RachelSYS
This article was written exclusively for EatingDisordersOnline.com by Rachel, a member of SupportGro...
Brain-anatomy.jpg
Did you know that 95 percent of people with eating disorders are between 12 and 25 years old? Did yo...
pen.jpg
With the release of the updated Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) this y...
measuringtape.jpg
Weight-loss researchers have long asserted that the more weight a person loses, the harder it is to...
fashion.jpg
Fashion models may be known for doing some crazy things to stay thin, such as eating tissues, but th...
Medical_X-Ray_imaging_FKJ04_nevit.jpg
Did you know that about 24 million people suffer from an eating disorder such as anorexia, bulimia a...
weightloss-jmlawlor-flickr.jpg
Many people assume that eating disorder issues are primarily emotional or psychological. Treatment g...
anorexia-misunderstoodvideo.jpg
Anorexia nervosa is a serious disorder and is often misunderstood. Learn more about anorexia, its c...