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Anorexia Nervosa

Signs, Risk Factors & Treatments

Anorexia is a serious and a potentially life threatening mental illness. Patients with the disorder are considered very unwell and need a good treatment.

There is no particular reason for the disorder.The causes of anorexia differs from person to person, including

  • genetic predisposition
  • a negative self-image
  • an anxiety disorder as a child or
  • a mixed reaction to social and cultural factors

Teens are more prone to suffer from anorexia. Females suffer from the disorder more than males.

What is Anorexia Nervosa?

It is a mental illness, defined as a complex eating disorder. Patients with the …