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Anorexia nervosa

Trusted information about anorexia nervosa, including types, symptoms, diagnosis, causes and treatments of anorexia nervosa from leading Australian health organisations.

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Types of anorexia nervosa

People with anorexia nervosa have an irrational fear of gaining weight and put themselves on restrictive diets and harsh, punishing exercise routines. They have an unrealistic view of their bodies.

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Causes of anorexia nervosa

People with anorexia nervosa have an irrational fear of gaining weight and put themselves on restrictive diets and harsh, punishing exercise routines. They have an unrealistic view of their bodies.

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Diagnosis of anorexia nervosa

People with anorexia nervosa have an irrational fear of gaining weight and put themselves on restrictive diets and harsh, punishing exercise routines. They have an unrealistic view of their bodies.

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Anorexia nervosa symptoms

People with anorexia nervosa have an irrational fear of gaining weight and put themselves on restrictive diets and harsh, punishing exercise routines. They have an unrealistic view of their bodies.

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Types of eating disorders

The 3 main types of eating disorders are binge eating disorder, bulimia and anorexia. People can experience symptoms of more than one eating disorder.

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Body image

Body image refers to the way you see your physical self - your body - and the thoughts and feelings that are caused by the way you see it.

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Malnutrition

Trusted information about malnutrition from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on anorexia nervosa.

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Eating disorders - overview

Eating disorders are mental health conditions that involve an unhealthy relationship with food and eating. Learn about the causes and how to get help.

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Eating disorders and body image

An estimated 1 million Australians experience a type of eating or body image disorder. But treatment is available to help them lead healthier lives.

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Self-harm

Self-harm, which can involve cutting the skin, alcohol misuse or an eating disorder, is often a way of coping with low self-esteem or trauma.

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