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Healthy nutrition and dementia

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including tips related to health and nutrition and where to get help and support

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Treatments for eating disorders

It's important to seek help early if you are a person with an eating disorder since there can be long-term health problems if you don't. Learn about treatment options here.

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Changes to your appetite

Changes to your appetite can be caused by many things, including anxiety and depression.

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Tonsil stones

Tonsil stones are small lumps of hardened material formed in the tonsils, by debris that can build up. You can find out more by reading our trusted partner pages.

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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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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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Caring for someone with dementia

Trusted information on caring for someone with dementia, including health and nutrition, getting help and support, and care options available.

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Phenylketonuria

Links to trusted information about phenylketonuria (PKU), an inherited disorder that increases levels of an amino acid in the blood called phenylalanine.

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Tay-Sachs disease

Tay-Sachs disease is a genetic disorder which leads to the premature death of young children. Read more about Tay-Sachs disease on our partner pages.

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Metabolic syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is a collection of disorders that increases the risk of stroke, heart disease and diabetes. Find out more about its symptoms and treatments.

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