Effects of body image

(by Ryan Nicholson)

Body image

Body image is very important for various reasons. self consciousness, health and weight

when people are heavy they can feel self conscious, this makes them feel awkward and feel bad about themselves. If you are too heavy or too skinny it can effect your overall health, like getting cancer and life shortening.

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Anorexia

Anorexia is when someone has an intense fear of being overweight, or just being overly skinny. this can cause slower heart rate and increase chance of heart failure

Bulimia

when you have bulimia you binge, binge eating can cause you to purge to avoid weight gain. this causes, Tooth decay, osteoporosis, dehydration, inflammation, fainting, low body pressure and increase suicide risk