Pros And Treatments Of Anorexia Nervosa

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Most people want a perfect body. For some it is because they get made fun of or just feel bad about themselves. While most people would get on a healthy diet and start a workout plan others have their own way of getting a perfect body which does not show results as a perfect body but as an unhealthy body. People will go as far as starving themselves to eating a lot and puking it back up. Some may not even want a perfect body but are just upset about their image. These are called eating disorders, and the most common are, anorexia and bulimia. Why most eating disorders are people losing weight in an unhealthy way, there are eating disorders such as night eating syndrome where one will consume most of their calories at night. These eating disorders are very unhealthy and cause physical and mental symptoms.…show more content…
To begin with, Anorexia Nervosa is an on going problem around the world. People with Anorexia need to get treatment because symptoms are bad for their health. Anorexia is mainly seen in women in their late teens to early twenties. According to Mayo Clinic Staff, a group of physicians, scientists, and other medical experts from Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, "...symptoms of anorexia nervosa are related to starvation, but the disorder also includes emotional and behavior issues related to an unrealistic perception of body weight and an extremely strong fear of gaining weight or becoming fat". Physical symptoms are not the only symptoms or damages done to the body. When thinking of anorexia, one typically thinks that physical symptoms are the only symptoms, such as a person so skinny you can see their bones. That is not the case with Anorexia Nervosa. One does not only suffer from, "...Extreme weight loss...Thin appearance...Dehydration...Swelling of arms or legs" but also suffer from emotional and behavioral issues such as, "...Refusal to eat...Fear of
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