By: Maybelline Granados
what is anorexia verosa?
Treatment & Management
- Psychotherapy is usually the most common one, it helps the patient with both their eating disorder and emotional health.
- Family Therapy helps the patient with their eating disorder and it makes it easier for them knowing they have their family love and support.
- Cognitive behavioral therapy helps the patient understand how their negative thinking can impact their eating.
- Medical assistance (hospitalization) and a physical examination to see all the health problems due to the disorder.
- Nutritional Counseling a dietitian helps the patient take care of their weight in a healthy way and it teaches them healthy eating habits.
- Media has such a big influence in anorexia such as TV shows magazines, social media etc. they make people believe that the "perfect girl" should be skinny and pretty but that's not true, it just makes young girls unsecured about themselves.
- depression/ anxiety
- mental health problems
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