Anorexia nervosa is a disease that affects 1 in every 100 females. It is a refusal to maintain a normal body weight. In this healthcast you will discover:
- How to determine if someone you know has anorexia nervosa
- How to tell if the person suffers from bulimia
- What must be done to prevent sickness or even death.
Some of the best Web sites for information on eating disorders are:
Anorexia nervosa and related disorders:
The National Eating Disorders Association:
Length: 8 minutes
The advice in these Healthcasts is no subsititue for the advice of your own physician. You should make no changes in your medical care based on this advice before checking with your physician.