A 40-year-old member asked:
what are the ways that people recover from anorexia without gaining weight, or minimizing weight gain?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Julie O'Toole answered
35 years experience Pediatrics
Not really: Weight restoration, while not everything, is the first, critical step towards recovery. No psychological processing/healing is possible if a patient remains underweight and the brain malnourished.
Answered on Apr 13, 2014
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