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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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Many people assume that eating disorder issues are primarily emotional or psychological. Treatment g...
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Anorexia nervosa is a serious disorder and is often misunderstood. Learn more about anorexia, its c...
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Current recommendations by the American Psychiatric Association and the American Dietetic Associatio...
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Moms who have a history of anorexia may be more likely to have babies with lower birth weights, a ne...
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Finding genetic links to anorexia is a task that has stumped many researchers over the years. Expert...
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It is estimated that about 20 percent of people who suffer from anorexia will die prematurely due to...
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Teens with anorexia nervosa have bigger brains than teens without the eating disorder, new research...
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This article was written exclusively for EatingDisordersOnline.com by Matt Wetsel, an eating disorde...
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Anorexia, also commonly referred to as anorexia nervosa, is a serious life-threatening eating disord...
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Did you know that up to 24 million people of all ages suffer from an eating disorder? Anorexia, one...