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Body Dysmorphia

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Stat-I-stics

In 1987 the American Psychiatric Association or APA recognized it as a disorder, changing the name to body dysmorphic disorder or BDD. This change was done because the original name implied a phobia of people themselves, whereas the disorder causes social phobias because of a patient’s poor body image, not because of social settings overall.

Symptoms

  • Lot of plastic surgery, can start to irritate the insides of one’s body.

  • Insecure, Thinking they aren’t perfect/less than others.

  • Introvert

  • camouflaging (wearing makeup, baggy clothes, hats, hoodies, etc)

  • excessive exercising, clothes changing, or grooming

LifeScript

YOU choose the doctor. YOU choose the location. YOU call for help. Be Brave! You can do it!

Celebrities are Human Too!

Lily Allen is a singer and she has sung the song “Womanizer.” Most people know this song, but they do not know who sang it or much about them.