Specified Treatments for Anorexia
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Specified Treatments for Anorexia

Eating disorder therapies worked best when emphasis shifted to improving quality of life. I’m Erin White and this is a dailyRx Minute. A recent clinical trial showed that two different types of therapies, focusing on improving quality of life rather than on weight gain, helped patients reduce symptoms for at least one year. Ask your […]

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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Understanding Anorexia Nervosa – Angela Guarda, M.D.
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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Understanding Anorexia Nervosa – Angela Guarda, M.D.

>>Patients with anorexia nervosa, the most lethal psychiatric condition, feel compelled to diet and exercise despite negative consequences. Restricting food becomes automatic and consuming high calorie foods causes anxiety. My name is Angela Guarda and I’m the director of the Johns Hopkins Eating Disorders Program. Our research group works to improve treatment for anorexia nervosa […]

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