Anorexia Nervosa

Sometimes the desire to be slim added with extreme anxiety about one’s body shape and weight results in serious health problems. An eating disorder characterized by restriction in food intake from an irrational fear of weight gain and distorted body self-perception is known as Anorexia Nervosa. This condition can set in during adolescence and by contrast is prevalent in females. In Anorexia nervosa, improper food intake results in lack of energy in the person suffering from this condition. The person experiences drowsiness, dizziness, headache, and fever. More complications arise from the use of diet pills, smoking and caffeine consumption. Continue Reading