anorexia nervosa

by:adela

what is anorexia

anorexia is an eating disorder that makes people lose more weight than is considered healthy for their age and height. people become addicted to exercise and being on a diet too.

dangers

  • it can cause death
  • you have low self-esteem
  • slow thinking and bad memory
  • tooth decay and gum damage
  • severe mood swings and depression
  • yellowish skin and brittle nails
  • strict dieting
  • dizziness
  • fainting
  • headaches
  • Body dissatisfaction
  • lack of energy
  • Growth of fine hair all over the body and face
  • bloating
  • Constipation

sighns/symptoms

  • extreme weight loss
  • felling fat despite being underweight
  • denial that you to thin
  • fixation on body image
  • using pills
  • harshly critical opinion of appearance
  • exercising too much
  • obssesions with dieting
  • strange secretive food habits
  • pretending to eat when your really not

how to get help

  • talk to a doctor
  • get help
  • think of whats best for you