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Anorexia Nervosa: A Major Health Concern
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Eating disorders are born out of loss of belief in self-image, peer pressure or just in an effort to fit in the social clique. The first sign of an eating disorder is preoccupation with the eating habits, thoughts, and life. The desire to lose weight …

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Schneiderman racks up another health insurance settlement
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In one case, Excellus denied residential treatment coverage, due to lack of a benefit, for a 16-year old girl suffering from the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, even though she was at 83% of ideal body weight, had amenorrhea (the absence of …

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I love myself through thick and thin
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I was torn on the inside, yet nothing could rip me away from my habit until I realized I wasn't only hurting myself. I was in the car and my mother would not tell me where we were going—we ended up at … According to the National Association of …

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