Anorexia Nervosa And Binge Eating Disorders Essay

1128 Words Nov 28th, 2016 5 Pages
This paper examines published articles to explore the different types of mental disorders including Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and Binge eating. An evaluation has been placed to view the exhibition criteria of the mental disorder. The articles suggest treatments, causes and variant hypothesis as well as information regarding the eating disorders. Differences between Anorexia, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge eating have also been explored. In context eating disorders are a dysfunctional approach to alimentation that generates medical and mental conditions.

Keywords: Anorexia Bulimia Binge Eating Food Weight Disorder Behavior

PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS: MAJOR TYPES OF EATING DISORDERS AND
CONTRIBUTING FACTORS, FINDINGS, AND IMPLICATIONS

Numerous studies have been conducted on various facets of the origin of Eating disorders. Examination of Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating differences and similarities. Research made by Binford, et al., describes treatment options for the chronic disorders. The book by Ciccarelli & White, states the consequences and health problems individuals face when suffering the disorders.

Anorexia Nervosa (AN) which is often just called Anorexia, is a disorder characterized by very low weight, a constant fear of gaining even a small amount of weight and having a distorted perception of their body where the person sees an obese person in the mirror while they are extremely underweight. There are two main…

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