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How Do I Prevent Anorexia Nervosa?
If anorexia nervosa is suspected, seek professional help early. In general, people don’t simply “outgrow” the disorder. Sometimes, an intervention with family and friends serves as a “wake-up call” for someone who needs help. Sadly, many people with anorexia nervosa refuse treatment, at least initially. The death rate is 10 times higher in people with anorexia nervosa than in the general population.
Angela Guarda, MD
Angela Guarda, MD is the Stephen and Jean Robinson Associate Professor of Eating Disorders in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at…Read More…
It is impossible to recover from Anorexia unless you reach a minimal normal weight.
– Angela Guarda, MD
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