Understanding Anorexia Nervosa

November 13, 2016

Anorexia Nervosa, generally referred to as anorexia is an eating disorder in which a person has an unnaturally low body weight, intense fear of gaining weight and a distorted perception of body weight. Individuals with anorexia put a high value on controlling their weight and shape, applying extreme efforts that tend to impede activities in their lives significantly. To prevent weight gain or extend weight loss, people with anorexia commonly…