Anorexia Nervosa

Hallmark of anorexia nervosa are a relentless pursuit of thinness, the morbid fear of obesity, a disturbed body image and restriction of food intake in relation to the needs, resulting in a significantly lower body weight. The diagnosis is made clinically. Most treatments are working with a form of psychotherapy. Olanzapine can support a weight gain. Anorexia nervosa occurs predominantly in girls and young women. The disorder usually begins in…

September 3, 2018

Understanding Anorexia Nervosa

ਐਂਰੈੱਕਸੀਆ ਨੈਰੋਵਸੋ, ਖਾਣ ਖਾਂਸੀ, ਅਨੋਰੈਕਸੀਆ, ਭੁੱਖਮਰੀ
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…