Tag: "anorexic" at medical news
Alarming Trend In Eating Disorders In Children
...en months. Of these, 37% of cases were found to be anorexic
and boys contribute to 18% of all the cases. The youngest in the group was six years but showed only mild traces of anorexia. But there was a confirmed case of anorexia observed in an eight year old child. Most of these children had to be admitted...
A Call To Band Online Drug Pharmacies and Online Consultation by So Called “Cyber Doctor
...in the case of 21-year-old Ana Carolina Reston. An anorexic
Brazilian model, who lived on a diet of only apples and tomatoes. After her death it was suspected that she had also been taken a cocktail of prescription drugs for slimming and pain relief. It is believed that anorexia and the cocktails of prescript...
Indian Models are a Healthy Lot
...vors voluptuousness. It's weird that designers use anorexic
models to display their clothes, which are then marketed for real women. I prefer a full-bodied model to a reed thin one." Fashion designer Manish Arora also dismisses the idea that Indian models are too thin. "I think they are very proportionate."...
Anorexics Need Help
...guidelines are met with regarding the treatment of anorexic
patients by General Practitioners. These doctors should diagnose the disorder and treat in the right manner or refer the patients to specialists. The role of media is significant as they should portray such news in the right manner neither trivializi...
Fashion Industry Takes Its Toll on Young Models
...e. The CFDA instead issued recommendations that anorexic
models should receive professional help and be told about the dangers of starvation in workshops. And backstage there should be sufficient healthy snacks for the models to enjoy. Models should also not be under the age of 16 and models younger tha...
Holiday Baking Frenzy May Mask Eating Disorder in College Kids
...s by wearing baggy clothes. A person is considered anorexic
if his or her body mass index (BMI) is 17.4 or less. ? Picky eating – Be wary if your child used to eat a variety of foods, but now will only eat some foods and not others, or refuses to eat any foods that aren't fat free. ? Sudden diet/decision...
Anorexia Nervosa – Uproot the Disease by Understanding Key Triggers and Motive
... care, communication, and death. ‘Security’ to an anorexic
patient was akin to a means of creating stability and organization in life .In contrast, ‘avoidance’ became a method to wish away negative feelings. Anorexic behavior was also found to be driven by mental strength that was reassured with praises. The...
Travails of a Teenager's Tryst with Mental Health Care
...evil and the deep sea, unable to help her suicidal anorexic
daughter who was in dire need of emergency mental// healthcare. The patient, a 17 year old teenager was put on hold for a year, before any form of counseling was attempted. The girl suffered acute eating disorder and she had a history of two suicid...
Excessive exercise common among women with eating disorders
....// This problem may be common specifically among anorexic
women who vomit or use laxatives for weight loss, ...he study, excessive exercise was most common among anorexic
women who purged, though excessive exercise was common regardless of the type of eating disorder. Ex...
Anorexia - Overcoming Hunger Pangs Isn’t Just About Will Powe
...mmon misconception that thin-is-beautiful can lead anorexic
tendencies. In children however, food restriction is more likely to be caused due to anxiety or internal problems, more specifically in young girls. It is less likely to occur in boys, as they tend to vent their distress in some way or the other. D...
Women cured of anorexia nervosa have redistributed body fat after weight gain
...ults of the study show that in the short term, for anorexic
women, weight gain tend to collect around the abdo... nervosa, redistributed body fat, eating disorder, anorexic
women, dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, anthropometry, whole-body magnetic resonance imaging,...
Anorexia in boys is common too
...esult of the eating disorder. They also noted that anorexic
boys, like girls with the disorder, can "catch-up"...hat young boys with a relatively short duration of anorexic
disorder can already have a reduction of bone mineral density, and that with total weight recovery i...