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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bowers
32 years experience in Internal Medicine
Definition: Anorexia - diminished appetite. Anorexia nervosa is a complex psychiatric condition in which the affected person has a distorted body image and throu ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marci Dietrich
40 years experience in Bariatrics
Anorexia: Anorexia is complex. I believe that anorexia becomes better, can be controlled, and not be the "center" of one's lfe. But, just as there are compulsio ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
25 years experience in Psychiatry
Orexin: We neuroscientist are understanding eating disorders which are making us humble new molecule orexin is being studied along with serotonin and histamin ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Complex StartwithBasics: Anorexia simply means poor apatite, but may be quite healthy, without specifics cannot judge much. The normal, though not healthy, today is quite over ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Anorexia: As an eating disorder, several things are involved in treatment, to include; medical treatment of associated conditions such as osteoporosis, heart pr ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience in Psychiatry
Here you go: Sample eating disorder recovery meal plans | healing for ... Healingforeatingdisorders.Com/sample-meal-plans-for... Examples of eating disorder meal ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
Several: One would have great concern with body size and weight, and would fear gaining weight. Would restrict food intake in order to lose or control weight. ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hazlett
53 years experience in Psychiatry
"Causes" is correct: A major cause is sexual or emotional trauma. A second significant cause is how eating and weight gain are dealt with in the family. Significant is the ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience in Family Medicine
Not very: 'the average prevalence rates for anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa among young females are 0.3 and 1%, respectively'.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Symtoms: lack of appetitie, food aversion, extreme weight loss. poor body image.

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