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Anorexia Quizzes & Trivia

According to the data of the Renfrew Center Foundation for Eating Disorders, 24 million people in the US suffer from a form of eating disorders such as bulimia, anorexia and binge eating. Of these, 10-15% are anorexic male. Alarmingly, 15% of young anorexic women in the US remain undiagnosed even though they display a disordered eating behavior and pattern.

Anorexia, which has a crude mortality rate of 4% according to the American Journal of Psychiatry (2009), is a mental disorder characterized by obsession with slim figure, abnormal eating habits, restrictive behavior towards food intake, morbid fear of becoming fat and an aberrant self-perception of their body. How can a person be classified as anorexic? What degree of food restriction must qualify a person to be anorexic? What are the treatments available? Try the following quizzes to test your knowledge about anorexia.
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. Eating disorders like anorexia are more common in females than in males. The risk of developing an eating disorder is greater in actors, models, dancers, and athletes in sports where appearance and or weight are important....

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    Anorexia Nervosa is associated with?

Anorexia can be really dangerous....Anorexia is not all about Body Image, but food...anorexics don't like any foods and dont have favorate's like they used to before they were Anorexic, although when having anorexia you...

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    Do you feel shame about being fat or obese?

Anorexia is an eating disorder characterized by an abnormally low body weight, an intense fear of gaining weight. It affects a large number of people in the world and some people find it hard to come back from it. Take the...

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    After a small meal people with anorexia will feel bloated becuase their stomach has shrunk.

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    When being anorexic would you vomit any of the food you eat?
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Anorexia Questions & Answers


Does the U.S. have anorexia support groups?
The US has a number of outlets for anorexics who are still in recovery and need help. In addition to the numerous online organizations and sites, there are also sites with blogs regarding the subject. However, there are national support groups that c
Why is anorexia classified as a mental disorder?
Even though people who suffer from this ailment suffer many physical ailments, the disorder is classified as a mental disorder because much of the problem begins with the patient’s psychology. Before the person begins to control their diet, and
What are the possible treatments for anorexia?
Even though people who suffer from this ailment suffer many physical ailments, the disorder is classified as a mental disorder because much of the problem begins with the patient’s psychology. Before the person begins to control their diet, and
What information is essential to include in your patient teaching before discharge from the hospital?
Insulin administration Hypoglycemia prevention, symptoms, and treatment
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