Eating Disorders

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Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating are all present in today"s society. ... Anorexia nervosa is an emotional disorder in which the appetite and hunger stops and the obsession of weight loss occur. ... Anorexia may be related to another eating disorder known as bulimia. Bulimia is also an emotional disorder in which the individual&...


Eating Disorders

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Anorexia and bulimia nervosa A. ... One in ten cases of eating disorders leads to death. ... Anorexia Nervosa 1. Anorexia is one of the most common eating disorders.Altough the real term means "œloss of appetite" the actual loss of appetite is rearly common. ... The first person to notice t...


Eating Disorders

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Eating Disorders Eating disorders have become very prevalent in the United States, as well as all over the world. ... There are three main types of eating disorders: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder, and since all three of these often times overlap, they all have similar causes and treatment methods. Anorexia ne...


Eating Disorders

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Today two cases fall as an eating disorder: anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. ... One case of an eating disorder is bulimia nervosa, and its Greek meaning is "œox-hunger... " Bulimia nervosa consists of an individual who frequently decides to resort to binge eating, which is the act of eating large amounts of food. ... Bi...


Anorexia Nervosa

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Anorexia is a severe physcological disorder. It is defined as a severe eating disorder in which people refuse to eat while denying that their behavior and appearance, which may become skeletal, is out of the ordinary. Anorexia Nervosa also translates to "œnervous loss of appetite" which can be misleading because only in the final stage...


Anorexia Nervosa

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Some of them are, not eating regularly, skipping meals, and loss of appetite. ... Anorexics may have other eating problems that go along with their harmful disease, such as bulimia. This is a disorder in which after people eat, the food gets thrown up almost all the time. ... Adolescent anorexia nervosa patients have a high risk of reduced...


Thin Build Athletes and Eating Disorders

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Athletes in thin build sports are psychologically at risk for developing eating disorders (reference). ... They are at risk for developing eating disorders that range from anorexia to bulimia to binge eating disorders. ... Another drastic effect that an eating disorder has on athletes is the low energy accompanied by an eating disorder; the athlete will be t...


The Female Athlete Triad

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The female athlete triad is a triad of medical disorders "" eating disorders, amenorrhea, and osteoporosis (Beals, Breg, & Gongon, 1999). ... Anorexia Nervosa Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that has been defined as a purposeful loss of weight beyond the normal range, or a fear of being fat ("Controlling...