Category Archives: Anorexia Nervosa

Myers-Briggs personality types, anorexia and body dysmorphia

  Comment: Medical reports and studies show conflicting results when comparing personality types from Myers-Briggs and tendency to…

Eating disorders: Health is more than the Absence of Dysfunction

 Comment: When it comes to eating disorders, health is more than the absence of dysfunction – it’s…

Anorexia: new frontiers in research and treatment

  Comment: Studies in anorexia have found a possible genetic link. A recent piece of research published in…

Israel bans anorexic models: what do you think?

Comment: Fashion photographer Adi Barkan has successfully campaigned to only allow women with a BMI above…

The Abercrombie & Fitch fashion fiasco: size does matter

Comment: Abercrombie & Fitch has made the headlines for all the wrong reasons recently.The clothes retailer…

The Unknown One – Disordered Eating

 Comment:We regularly hear about eating disorders in the news, though disordered eating is far less common.However…

Cold and Flu No More, Here Come the Eating Disorders

Hope for the future and raising children. Eating disorders are affecting younger and younger children so…

Anorexia caused by derailed brain circuitry

 So interesting advances are being made. The science is catching up…Researchers at St George’s medical school…

Dangerous New Diets

Although losing weight can be a big challenge trying to follow such an extreme diet could…

Ever Younger Children Being Treated for Anorexia

Anorexia is commonly thought of as mainly affecting teenage girls, though this shows that this is…