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In keeping with Castlewood’s commitment to remaining at the forefront of establishing and utilizing the best in evidence-based treatments for eating disorders, Castlewood staff publishes an
In an attempt to discourage anorexia, a condition which reportedly affects up to 40,000 people (mostly women) in the country, the French Parliament has approved a measure that would ban the use of dangerously-thin female fashion models throughout the nation.
A UCLA study shows that people with anorexia and body dysmorphic disorder have similar brain abnormalities.
Eating disorders are serious, life-threatening illnesses that present during adolescence and young adulthood.
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Encouragement, hope abound in ‘Mary Lives - A story of Anorexia Nervosa & Bipolar Disorder’. Landsdale, Australia (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 The
Encouragement, hope abound in ‘Mary Lives - A story of Anorexia Nervosa & Bipolar Disorder’ LANDSDALE, Australia (PRWEB) November 17, 2014 The
Encouragement, hope abound in new book ‘Mary Lives - A story of Anorexia Nervosa & Bipolar Disorder’ (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 LANDSDALE, Australia
Obesophobia or Pocrescophobia, from the Greek phobia, meaning fear or morbid fear and obeso, meaning fat, is a persistent and abnormal fear of gaining weight, especially in cultures that value being thin. This phobia was listed as a rare disease by the Office of Rare Diseases of the National Institutes of Health. Certain individuals suffering from this phobia originally start with a desire to lose weight which turns into a compulsive desire to avoid all of the things that could result in...
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- In medicine, cauterization.