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Anorexia Nervosa Basics

Anorexia is characterized by severe weight loss, a dangerously low body weight, extreme exercise and a distorted body image. This guide from Child Mind Institute outlines how to spot the signs and symptoms of anorexia, guidelines for diagnosing the disorder and current treatment options.

  • Also available in Spanish here.

Related Topics

  • Diagnosis
  • Mental Health
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