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2015-05-22 20:21:38

DENVER, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Anorexia Nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any mental illness.

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2015-04-06 09:15:41

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.

2014-12-16 23:00:14

Encouragement, hope abound in ‘Mary Lives - A story of Anorexia Nervosa & Bipolar Disorder’. Landsdale, Australia (PRWEB) December 17, 2014 The

2014-11-16 23:00:04

Encouragement, hope abound in ‘Mary Lives - A story of Anorexia Nervosa & Bipolar Disorder’ LANDSDALE, Australia (PRWEB) November 17, 2014 The

2014-10-23 12:29:35

Findings Presented at 43rd Annual Meeting of the Child Neurology Society MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Oct.

2014-10-17 23:08:25

Encouragement, hope abound in new book ‘Mary Lives - A story of Anorexia Nervosa & Bipolar Disorder’ (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 LANDSDALE, Australia

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2014-08-06 07:34:20

Positive emotions – even those viewed through a distorted lens – may play an exacerbating role in fueling eating disorders like anorexia nervosa, which has a death rate 12 times higher for females between the ages of 15 and 24 than all other causes of death combined.

2014-03-27 23:03:47

The Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative (ANGI) will collect DNA samples from more than 8,000 people with anorexia nervosa (AN) and those without an eating disorder in an effort to detect genes

Teen Boys Struggle With Body Image Eating Disorders
2013-11-05 09:05:59

A new study found that as many as 17.9 percent of teenage boys are “extremely concerned” about their build and weight.

New Study Finds Anorexia Has A Genetic Link, At Least Partially
2013-09-11 15:38:56

According to the National Institutes of Health, almost 3.8 million Americans will suffer from anorexia at some point in their lives. Thought to be primarily psychological in nature, anorexia nervosa may have a partial genetic cause.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.