Anorexia Nervosa

Get Email Updates

Anorexia Nervosa Guide

Susan Cody HERWriter Guide

Have a question? We're here to help. Ask the Community.

ASK

Health Newsletter

Receive the latest and greatest in women's health and wellness from EmpowHER - for free!

Anorexia Nervosa Definition

Definition

Anorexia is an eating disorder . It occurs when a person's obsession with diet and exercise leads to extreme weight loss. The disorder is considered if a person refuses to maintain a body weight at or above 85% of their ideal body weight. It can be fatal.

View Anorexia Nervosa Definition & Overview

Improved

3212 Health

Changed

1976 Lives

Saved

1852 Lives
13 lives impacted in the last 24 hrs Learn More

Connect with Women Like You 113 Women Care About this Condition

You're not alone. Connect with other women who are going through what you're going through, who understand and are here for you!

+ Join this Community

Take Our Featured Health Poll

Have you joined the IUD trend? What kind of birth control do you use? :
View Results