According to Beat, the UK's leading eating disorder
charity, anorexia the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder, with research finding that a fifth of all sufferers will die prematurely from their illness.
Research suggests around 46% of patients fully A Department of Health and Social Care spokesperson said: "Eating disorders
can be fatal and every death is a tragedy - that's why we are committed to supporting everyone with an eating disorder
disease ge muscleTheaa The most common eating disorders
are anorexia and bulimia, though the figures also include other forms of eating disorders
that do not fall into either category.
Becoming obsessive about food as well as changes in moods can be the signs that a person is developing an eating disorder
Of those with eating disorders
, 10 per cent were anorexic, while 40 per cent were bulimic.
The report about eating disorders
in the workplace was commissioned in the run-up to Eating Disorder
Awareness Week, which starts today.
She then disclosed that her eating disorder
had begun around age 12.
It also wants to improve health professionals' awareness of such mental health conditions and provide specialist eating disorder
training to GPs.
In a recent study, females with eating disorders
in late adolescence were more likely to have lower levels of educational attainment and lower personal income in early adulthood.
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Prevalence of eating disorders
amongst dancers: a systemic review and metaanalysis.
This study found that the more time girls spent on Facebook, the more they suffered from eating disorder
conditions, physical dissatisfaction, negative physical self-images, and an urge to diet to lose weight (Haifa, 2011).
Lady Gaga has been accused by singer Demi Lovato of glamorising bulimia - an eating disorder
when she performed with a "vomit artist" recently.
According to her, eating disorder
is a psychological disorder that required psychological treatment.
Until now, the most common eating disorder
in America didn't officially exist.