Anorexia is not just a psychiatric condition, but also has a metabolic component. It is also not the 'opposite' of obesity, but almost entirely distinct.
Anorexia not just a psychiatric problem, scientists find
irrespective of article this is a new high for #BadStockPhotosOfMyJob . I can confirm that I have never seen a measuring tape in an ED clinic, in fact we would encourage the opposite...also don’t own a white coat, what a loser! 👌😂
Anorexia not just a psychiatric problem, scientists find
“What our study means is we can no longer treat anorexia, and perhaps other eating disorders, as purely psychiatric or psychological,” Gives hope for the other conditions that have their physical symptoms ignored. #EDS #CFS #MECFS
Looking forward to discussing the latest findings on Anorexia tonight on 👉
Metabolism genes appear to combine with genes linked to psychiatric issues to raise the risk of #Anorexia
Anorexia not just a psychiatric problem, scientists find
Anorexia not just a psychiatric problem: 'a need for scientists to study the metabolism of people with anorexia & other eating disorders to see whether it was possible to develop metabolism-based therapies, or spot those at risk of relapse,'
Anorexia not just a psychiatric problem, scientists find Discovery of metabolic causes opens door to new treatments for dangerous eating disorder.
“The most important message is intervening early on, right at the beginning” ⁩ ⁦⁩ #anorexia
Anorexia not just a psychiatric problem, scientists find | Science | The Guardian
Also this article is an interesting example of how anything not understood well gets shoved into #psychiatry; the psychiatric syndromes which are purely body-caused (zero choice/mindset involved) get accepted back into the fold of neurology.
#Health: #anorexia + genetics research suggest interplay between genes linked to depression, anxiety, & genes linked to body metabolism. "Perfectionism... has been blamed as a cause of anorexia, but the latest work suggests it is the other way around."
“we can no longer treat anorexia, and perhaps other eating disorders, as purely psychiatric or psychological”