Anorexia nervosa
Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by food restriction, inappropriate eating habits or rituals, obsession with having a thin figure, and an irrational fear of weight gain. It is acco...
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Petition asks YouTube to ban 'underweight' vlogger Eugenia Cooney
Hey guys I just wanted to make this because I'm really sorry to everyone who is angry or upset with me and I'm really not trying to do anything wrong! I've n...
Overeating Caused By A Hormone Deficiency In Brain?
Rutgers scientists have found that when hormone glucagon like peptide-1 was reduced in the central nervous system of laboratory mice, they overate and consumed more high fat food. Although this is n...
A 40-Pound Woman With Anorexia Has Released A Heartbreaking Video Asking For Help
A California woman who weighs approximately 40 pounds after battling anorexia for a decade has created a heartbreaking video to ask for help fighting her disease. Rachael Farrokh, 37, says in the vide...
Discovery in neuroscience could help re-wire appetite control
Researchers have made a discovery in neuroscience that could offer a long-lasting solution to eating disorders such as obesity. It was previously thought that the nerve cells in the brain associated w...
Anorexia nervosa
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Bulimia nervosa
Bulimia nervosa affects up to 4.2 percent of the females in the U.S. Learn more at http://College.HealthGuru.com?YT/ Bulimia nervosa affects up to 4.2 percen...
Eating disorder
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History of anorexia nervosa
The history of anorexia nervosa begins with descriptions of religious fasting dating from the Hellenistic era and continuing into the medieval period. A number of well known historical figures, inc...
History of anorexia nervosa - Wikipedia
Bulimia nervosa
Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by binge eating and purging, or consuming a large amount of food in a short amount of time followed by an attempt to rid oneself of the food consume...
Binge eating disorder
Binge eating disorder (BED) is an eating disorder characterized by binge eating without subsequent purging episodes. The disorder was first described in 1959 by psychiatrist and researcher Albert Stun...
Calorie restriction
Calorie restriction (CR), or caloric restriction, is a dietary regimen that is based on low calorie intake. "Low" can be defined relative to the subject's previous intake before intentionally restrict...
Eating disorder
Eating disorders are psychological illnesses defined by abnormal eating habits that may involve either insufficient or excessive food intake to the detriment of an individual's physical and mental hea...
Fasting girls
A fasting girl was one of a number of young Victorian girls, usually pre-adolescent, who claimed to be able to survive over indefinitely long periods of time without consuming any food or other nouris...
Fasting girls - Wikipedia
Female body shape
Female body shape or female figure is the cumulative product of a woman's skeletal structure and the quantity and distribution of muscle and fat on the body. As with most physical traits, there is a w...
Female body shape - Wikipedia
Purging disorder
Purging disorder is an eating disorder characterized by recurrent purging (self-induced vomiting, misuse of laxatives, diuretics, or enemas) to control weight or shape in the absence of binge eating e...
Overeating Caused By A Hormone Deficiency In Brain?
Rutgers scientists have found that when hormone glucagon like peptide-1 was reduced in the central nervous system of laboratory mice, they overate and consumed more high fat food. Although this is n...
Wintergirls
Wintergirls is a young adult novel by Laurie Halse Anderson. It follows the story of Lia, an eighteen-year-old girl dealing with anorexia nervosa. The novel opens with the news that Lia's best friend...
Wannarexia
Wannarexia, or anorexic yearning,is a label applied to someone who claims to have anorexia nervosa, or wishes they did, but does not. These individuals are also called wannarexic, “wanna-be ana” or "a...
Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia
Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia is an autobiography written by Marya Hornbacher, detailing her fourteen-year battle with eating disorders. Published by Random House in 1998, Wasted was a crit...
Crystal Renn
Crystal Renn (born June 18, 1986 in Miami, Florida) is an American fashion model and author.
Renn started her modeling career in high fashion at the age of 14 after being spotted by a professional...
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Disordered eating
Disordered eating describes a variety of abnormal eating behaviors that, by themselves, do not warrant diagnosis of an eating disorder.Disordered eating includes behaviors that are common features of ...
Insulin
Insulin (from the Latin, insula meaning island) is a peptide hormone produced by beta cells in the pancreas. It regulates the metabolism of carbohydrates and fats by promoting the absorption of glucos...
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