Anorexia Nervosa


Anorexia nervosa is characterised by an overwhelming fear and phobia of normal body size. The individual severely restricts food intake in order to lose weight and may also use other behaviours such as self-induced vomiting, misuse of laxatives or excessive exercise...
There are many different symptoms of anorexia: behaviours which affected individuals use to restrict their food intake and the psychological distress which is integral to the illness...
There is always a complex number of causes behind an eating disorder and every individual will experience a unique set of difficulties...