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Anorexic Meal Plan
Definition: If you are not eating for whatever reason you are anorectic. The person needs to seek help before the situation can become life-threathening. ...Read more
Can an anorexic still be of a normal or even slightly above normal weight? I have been skipping meals and doing increased exercise. Friends worried.
Yes: If you continue this behavior you will eventually become underweight. Anorexia is a complex condition that benefits from a comprehensive treatment approach by practitioners who specialize in it. There are many online quizzes to help diagnose- here's a good one: www.Angelfire.Com/ri/edsm/edtest.Html for more good info see http://www.Helpguide.Org/mental/anorexia_signs_symptoms_causes_treatment.Htm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it anorexia to choose not to eat any meals other than a small supper even when I'm hungry because I want to stay the weight I am?
How to refrain from relapsing into anorexic patterns if skipping meals and excessive exercise especially? I feel a serious relapse coming on. Scared.
Does not: It is emotional problem. Not metabolism.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is anorexia the complete abscence of food? Is a person who eats one small meal a day still considered anorexic?
Anorexia definition: Anorexia is loss of appetite for food. Anorexia nervosa is a an eating disorder that is serious and often difficult to treat. Someone who has a loss of appetite can be referred to as anorexic. An overweight person eating a small meal a day to lose weight is not "anorexic". ...Read more
I am recovering from anorexia and am wondering why doctors suggest to eat lots of protein and in small meals?
How can I gain weight back and be healthy again after anorexia? Dr. said to eat lots of peanut butter. Is peanut butter with every meal a good idea?
Won't hurt: it is a source of calories and protein. Mainly a balanced diet and you'll need some exercise like barbells to build muscle. Oddly enough, in the really early stages coca-cola is a necessary supplement to replete phosphate deficiency in starvation. Also, a multivitamin is a good idea (thiamine deficiency). ...Read more