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In a large study of Swedish twins, anorexia nervosa appears to be moderately heritable and linked to neurotic behavior early in life among women. Anorexia nervosa, an eating disorder characterized ...


Use of the antidepressant Fluoxetine ( Prozac ) did not help patients with anorexia nervosa who had restored their body weight maintain that weight or reduce their risk of relapse. Anorexia nervosa ...


A study by researchers at Bradley Hospital, Butler Hospital and Brown Medical School, found that adolescents with negative body image concerns are more likely to be depressed, anxious, and suicidal t ...


Anorexia nervosa is characterised by a chronic course that is refractory to treatment in many patients and has one of the highest mortality rates of any psychiatric disorder. Deep brain stimulation ( ...


Psychotherapy is the treatment of choice for patients with anorexia nervosa, although evidence of efficacy is weak. The Anorexia Nervosa Treatment of OutPatients ( ANTOP ) study aimed to assess the ef ...