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Orthorexia: When Eating Healthy Becomes an Obsession

Orthorexia nervosa involves an obsession with “clean eating” and physical activity that align with a person’s health perceptions (whether true, unverified, or false), which they typically glean from an array of readily accessible sources—like social media, books, magazines, and health...

Navigating Bulimia Nervosa: Causes, Symptoms, Treatments

Most of us have heard the terms anorexia and bulimia, but few know exactly what these conditions entail. If you know someone with an eating disorder, you might be asking yourself, what is bulimia, anyway? A life-threatening psychological condition, bulimia...

Anorexia Nervosa: Signs, Symptoms, and When to Seek Help

Do you know someone who is suffering from disordered eating? Anorexia nervosa is a serious, often life-threatening condition in which an individual’s fear of gaining weight prevents him or her from getting enough calories. The result is a dangerously low...

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