Eating disoreders

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Description of disorders/causes

Describe illnesses that are characterized by irregular eating habits and severe distress or concern about body weight or shape. Causes of eating disorders are irregular hormones, genetics, negative body image and family and childhood traumas.

Symptoms/

Anorexia:
  • Underweight, even emaciated appearance with protruding bones or a sunken appearance to the face
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness or fainting
  • Brittle nails
  • Hair that thins, breaks or falls out
  • Menstrual irregularities or loss of menstruation
  • Baby fine hair covering face and other areas of the body.
  • Bulimia:
  1. Damaged teeth and gums
  2. sores in throat and mouth
  3. Eating in secret
Laxative use
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Long term effects

Anorexia

Bone loss
Heart Disease

Bulimia
Dental issues
Muscle weakness
Hair and skin loss

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