A person with Anorexia nervosa disease may fall under serious illness that can lead to life-threatening problem. It is an eating disorder that makes people to restrict food intake in order to maintain their weight as low as possible. People with this condition do exercise excessively to control their body and starve themselves to become thin. Anorexia nervosa usually begins in the teenage and it can affect both men and women but it is more common in women than men.
Anorexia nervosa is a serious problem that affects person's physical and mental health and a person with this disorder strongly revoke that they have a problem. Symptom may include:-
If your loved one experience the aforementioned symptoms, don't neglect them because anorexia disorder can lead to serious health problems such as kidney failure, heart problems and osteoporosis if it is not diagnosed and treated as early as possible.
Many factors are responsible for the cause of anorexia disorder. Scientific studies have shown that certain biological, psychological and environmental factors play a major role in anorexia nervosa illness.
Doctor performs physical examination to diagnose the disorder and he may suggest you to undergo the following tests to pinpoint the disorder.
If a person experience severe physical and mental disorder symptoms, he/she needs to undergo an immediate treatment to overcome the life-threatening problem. There is no specific medication is designed to treat anorexia disorder. However, antidepressants may help people who are suffering with this kind of problem.
Therapies such as cognitive behavioral, group and family are provided to a patient to get rid of anorexia disorder. Society and Family must involve in this process of treatment to decrease the patient complex mental illness.
Here we offer you few tips to follow apart from medical treatment. This includes:-