Anorexia In America

Public Service Announcement

Definition

Anorexia is an eating disorder used as a coping mechanism for emotional problems, where the subject obsesses over his/her wieght and the food they eat.

Risk Factors

anorexia is more common in: Women, people under 40, people with alot of stress, people with a good reputation, and people in media.

Treatment

Symptoms

Extreme weight loss, thin appearence, abnormal blood count, fatigue, insomnia, fainting, brittle hair, no period in women, dry skin, low blood preassur, and dehidration.