What Is Anorexia Nervosa? Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

Anorexia nervosa, or anorexia for short, is an eating disorder that involves severe food restriction. People with this disorder have an intense fear of gaining weight. They’re willing to use unhealthy and extreme measures to control their calorie intake. Sometimes people with anorexia will also exercise compulsively, vomit after eating, use laxatives, take medicine, or binge eat. Anorexia can be… Continue reading What Is Anorexia Nervosa? Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention