Eating Disorders

Jean Paiva

What?

The eating disorders are a serious and complex healthy problem that affects people nowadays. The adolescence girls and women are the most susceptible to develop these disorders, but are not restrict to them, these disorders also affects men, especially those young ones. The anorexia and bulimia nervosa are the main diseases that are cause by many factors like self-hatred, body image, media influence, sport’s pressure etc.

Why?

Every day and every time media are exposing images of the perfect body and advertising of the best ways and products to people. The adolescence is a life phase of discovering and insecurities, which put the teenage girls as a susceptible public to develop eating disorders.
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These factors impact in the physical health and psychosocial functioning, which can be noticed through the analysis of clinical signs.

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