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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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Eating disorders and body image

There are various types of eating and body image disorder. Treatment is available to help people develop healthy eating habits and lead healthier lives.

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Bulimia nervosa

Bulimia nervosa, sometimes referred to as just bulimia, and binge-eating disorder (BED) are eating disorders that cause a person to eat large amounts of food.

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Bulimia nervosa

Bulimia nervosa, sometimes referred to as just bulimia, and binge-eating disorder (BED) are eating disorders that cause a person to eat large amounts of food.

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Symptoms of eating disorders

It is not always easy to tell if someone has an eating disorder, but there may be physical and psychological signs that suggest they have a problem. Learn more here.

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Teenage mental health

Trusted information about teenagers and adolescent's mental health resources from leading Australian health organisations.

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Body dysmorphic disorder

Trusted information about body dysmorphic disorder, which leads people to become obsessed with parts of their bodies and how they appear to other people.

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Body dysmorphic disorder

Trusted information about body dysmorphic disorder, which leads people to become obsessed with parts of their bodies and how they appear to other people.

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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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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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PET scan

A PET (positron emission tomography) scan is an imaging test used to diagnose certain diseases. Find out what the scan involves and how it works.

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