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The Dangers Of Anorexia
A new study shows the eating disorder anorexia nervosa
causes great harm to the health of adolescent girls // and affects many of the body’s most important systems. Studies in the past have shown adverse bodily affects from the disease, but most have been conducted among women who were so sick that they...
PET scans can detect the results of cognitive behavior therapy
...tic stress, obsessive compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa
etc. Researchers of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, who had conducted their research on patients of bulimia nervosa, found that cognitive behavior therapy affected the brains chemicals called opioids. These are chemicals that play a par...
Women cured of anorexia nervosa have redistributed body fat after weight gain
...n, who had suffered from the condition of anorexia nervosa
and got cured,// often may have redistributed body...bnormal way, at least in the short term. Anorexia nervosa
is an eating disorder characterized by purposeful weight loss that is often brought about by the pat...
PET Scan find the Area of Brain Responsible for Anorexia Nervosa
...anglia region of the brain. People with anorexia nervosa
are driven to be excessively thin and are unaware ...neurons. Ten women who had recovered from anorexia nervosa
for more than a year were studied, as were 12 normal female subjects. Because malnourishment affects...
Overactive brain regions can lead to anorexia nervosa
...the eating disorder of anorexia nervosa. Anorexia nervosa
is an eating disorder characterized by purposeful weight loss that is often brought about by the patient. Poor self-image often causes the disorder that may result in malnutrition of varying degrees, with endocrine and metabolic changes happening as ...
Suicidal Tendencies May Be Treated With Cognitive Therapy
...tic stress, obsessive compulsive disorder, bulimia nervosa
etc.Suicidal tendencies: people who commit suicide are most at risk from attempts of suicide, also called suicidal tendencies. People with suicidal tendencies are 40 times more at risk from committing suicides than others. Treatment procedures to eff...
Women With Anorexia Have Altered Brain Activity
People suffering from anorexia nervosa
have the similar brain activities that are associa... contribute to the appetite alteration in anorexia nervosa
as well as playing a role in anxious, obsession behaviors and extremes of impulse control. Researc...
Complications During Delivery Related To Eating Disorders
...ment of certain eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa
and bulimia nervosa. Previous studies have alrea...zed nearly than 187 women, diagnosed with anorexia nervosa
(114) and bulimia nervosa
(73). A control group consisting of 554 women, devoid of either of the con...
Eating Disorders Among Children Are Widespread
... abuse. Eating disorders such as bingeing, bulimia nervosa
and anorexia nervosa
can even assume life-threatening dimensions. The UK alone has about 1.1 million people affected b...
Anorexia nervosa takes its toll on life!!
... anorexia // patients, full recovery from anorexia nervosa
is slow, and women with the disease have close to ...and colleagues, "The long-term course of anorexia nervosa
is not very favorable," "Much remains to be done to improve existing treatments and to make them mor...
Use of Anti-Depressant Does not Help Patients with Anorexia Nervosa
...ant fluoxetine did not help patients with anorexia nervosa
who had restored their body weight maintain// that...o a study in the June 14 issue of JAMA. Anorexia nervosa
is an eating disorder primarily affecting young women and marked by an extreme fear of becoming over...
Underlying relationship between Childhood insecurity and Eating Disorder
...men between the age of 20 and 30suffering anorexia nervosa
or bulimia nervosa. Upon scratching the surface, the researchers were able to discern connections of separation anxiety, and aversion to their body. To quote their findings, Troisi and colleagues wrote "Our findings confirm that insecure attachment ...
Study Says Screening of Children's Weight in Schools Would Put Them under Pressure
... suffering from eating disorders, such as anorexia nervosa
and bulimia. Dr Rich said that the schools are increasingly pressurizing the children to monitor their diets, body shapes and levels of physical activity, which can unintentionally cause children a lot of worries. This would result in traumatizing ex...
Anorexia Cause of Concern in Scotland
... facilities are available for people with anorexia nervosa
in Scotland. Scottish health boards across Scotland along with private sector are working in unison to provide services for those suffering from anorexia. A regional specialist consultant would be appointed to supervise the care provided for the pati...
Academy for Eating Disorders Calls for Ban on Underweight Models
...obal action.” Eating disorders, such as anorexia nervosa
and bulimia nervosa, are potentially life threatening mental illnesses that primarily affect young women. Research shows that a combination of genetic and environmental factors triggers the onset of these devastating illnesses. One such environment...
Internet Health Advice Causing More Harm than Good
...s of Scots afflicted with conditions like anorexia nervosa
and bulimia. The first ever guidelines have been issued by the health watch dog for doctors in Scotland on the best practice for treatment of the disease in an effort to streamline services across the country. Dr Harry Millar, co-chair of the repo...
Excessive Male Hormones can Cause Bulimia in Women
...rd of all women patients who suffered from bulimia nervosa
also suffer from other metabolic disorders. The st...herefore may be useful for its treatment. Bulimia nervosa
is seen to affect women ten times more than men. Most bulimic women are of normal body weight, but l...
'Families' - Doesn’t Cause Anorexia Nervos
... stating that unsupportive families cause anorexia nervosa
only perpetuate misconceptions and further stigmat...In fact, the researchers are finding that anorexia nervosa
is far more complex than simply wanting to be slim to achieve some fashionable slender ideal. The da...
“Binging is a Common Eating Disorder”, Says a Survy
...p. Bingeing has become more common than anorexia nervosa
and bulimia nervosa
which are again eating disorders. Uniform psychological pattern and reasoning were observed among th...
Anorexia Linked To Genes
...ed in a few cities of America and Europe, anorexia nervosa
is said to be associated// with genes. This stud...lay a key role in this eating disorder. Anorexia nervosa
generally affects young women with the risk pointer indicating towards the age group between 11 and ...