Women with anorexia nervosa and oligo-amenorrheic athletes have been reported to have low bone mineral density and an increased fracture risk.
Depersonalizing may help a lot of struggling parents understand the severity of an eating disorder.
In the past, clinicians believed anorexia arose from control battles with parents and that the individual had to develop insight and motivation to recover.
There is a bidirectional association between anorexia nervosa diagnosis and celiac disease in women.
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