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Anorexia

Also called: Anorexia Nervosa

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Anorexia is basically not eating food in an attempt to lose weight.  If this is what your friend is doing then yes, she is starting this very...
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It is difficult to say whether or not you have anorexia based on the limited information you provide but what you are doing is problematic and could...
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She can become anorexic again in a flash, so it is very, very important that she be weighed carefully (many anorexics know how to "trick"...
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Anyone can suffer from anorexia no matter what they look like. 
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the only way to know for sure is to go to your doc or to take a home pregnancy test 
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People with anorexia nervosa have an extreme fear of gaining weight. They often diet and exercise relentlessly, sometimes to the point of starvation...
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Anorexia can have dangerous psychological and behavioral effects on all aspects of an individual's life and can affect other family members as well...
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At this time, no definite cause of anorexia nervosa has been determined. However, research within the medical and psychological fields continues to...
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Anorexia is among the psychiatric conditions that have the highest mortality rate, with an estimated 6% of anorexia victims dying from complications...
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Anorexia nervosa, commonly referred to simply as anorexia, is one type of eating disorder. More importantly, it is also a psychological disorder...
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Anorexia nervosa can be a difficult disorder to diagnose, since individuals with anorexia often attempt to hide the disorder. Denial and secrecy...
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Anorexia may be treated in an outpatient setting or hospitalization may be necessary. For an individual with severe weight loss that has impaired...
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Most of the medical complications of anorexia nervosa result from starvation. Few organs are spared the progressive deterioration brought about by...
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Approximately 95% of those affected by anorexia are female, most often teenage girls, but males can develop the disorder as well. While anorexia...
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