Exercise Addiction

By: Carolyn Porter

The Reason

The reason i chose this because a lot of people suffer this addiction everyday and at school. it even follows through with anorexia.

History

It has been a recent addiction for a couple years and it has affected a lot of men and women today because of body image and society.

Biology behind the Addiction

The biology behind the addiction is people get worried about their figure and they work out normally but when they miss a day they beat themselves up to work more.

Side affects

Weakening immune system

loss of appetite/ Headaches

WORSE AFFECTS: Joint pain, weakening of bones, hormonal system shut down

Treatment for this additction

To reduce the amount of working out and seeing a doctor about the side affects.

Statistics

More people with anorexia athletica over excercise