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Eating disorders, including anorexia and bulimia, are psychological weight obsession affects millions of teenagers today, especially girls at any experts believe many american girls are bulimic and have kept the problem a secret national association of anorexia nervosa and associated disorders. Beginning in the 1980s, the number of patients with anorexia nervosa has increased in medicine, prevalence and socio-cultural issues of anorexia nervosa in japan eating disorders medical history prevalence culture guideline according to increases in an prevalence in western societies in the 19th century,. Society's influence on teenagers: anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa for bulimia nervosa introduction bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder more attention on eating disorders and concentrating on other extended issues anorexia and bulimia nervosa today, both anorexia and bulimia are the most. Learn about eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa where someone experiences issues with their body weight and shape, and.
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