These findings indicate that anorexia
nervosa is being socially construed as a woman's pathology, thus supporting the idea of a weak woman that is commonly found in explanations of anorexia
nervosa (see, e.
Although not underweight, this [ENDOS-Wt] group was more medically compromised in some outcomes than the anorexia
nervosa group," Ms.
We have a family of eating disorders, the best known being anorexia
nervosa, binge eating disorders and bulimia," said Jeremy Alfrod, a clinical psychologist and cognitive behavioral therapist.
When we think of anorexia
, we think of young women with eating disorders.
Despite being notoriously difficult to treat, patients with anorexia
might respond to psychotherapy--especially family thera-py--with an increased remission rate and faster return to health, compared with other forms of treatment.
Usamos la oxitocina como posible tratamiento para la anorexia
, centrandonos en algunos de estos problemas de fondo que vemos en los pacientes", ha explicado Janet Treasure, coautora del trabajo, del Instituto de Psiquiatria del King's College London del Reino Unido.
En los pacientes sin anorexia
la variacion de peso fue insignificante, manteniendose casi en el mismo peso.
Understanding and recognizing anorexia
in pregnant women can help facilitate discussion and teaching regarding body shape, weight gain, and proper nutrition.
The project made use of genetic information from more than 1,200 anorexia
patients and nearly 2,000 non-anorexic control subjects.
nervosa is an eating disorder and mental health condition that can be lifethreatening.
Although most patients gain back some weight years after becoming ill, anorexia
is the most deadly of all mental disorders.
Accordingly, the unmet need for the effective treatment of the symptoms of anorexia
nervosa is high, and the potential gains for pharmaceutical companies who can respond to this are substantial.