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 …