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Eating Disorders Remedies

Eating Disorders Remedies

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Eating Disorders Remedies
Lotus Health Institute
“Classical Homeopathy & Lotus Medicine”Robin Murphy, ND
Homeopathy 4 Everyone (Hpathy.com) – May, 2007
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General information
- Anorexia nervosa is a psychologicaleating disorder in which a person refuses to eat adequately, inspite of hunger and they lose enough weight to becomeemaciated. The illness usually begins with a normal weight -loss diet. The person eats very little, and refuses to stop dietingafter a reasonable weight loss. People most affected are femaleadolescents and young adults.
Causative factors
- Unknown. However, all patients havefamily and internal conflicts, including sexual conflicts.Increased risk from peer pressure to be thin. History of slightoverweight. Perfectionists, compulsive or overachievingpersonalities. Psychological stress.
Anorexia Nervosa
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Signs and symptoms
- Weight loss of at least 25% of body weight without physical illness. High energylevel despite body wasting. Intense fear of obesity.Depression, Appetite loss, Constipation, Coldintolerance, Refusal to maintain a minimum standardweight for age and height. Distorted body image. Theperson continues to feel fat - even when emaciated.Cessation of menstrual periods.
Hygiene notes
- Confront personal problemsrealistically. Try to correct or cope with problems withthe help of counselors, therapists, family and friends. 
Anorexia Nervosa

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