Research Papers On Eating Disorders
In addition, 25% of the sample had previously attempted suicide or self-harmed, 65.8% had consumed alcohol, and 30% had used illegal drugs.
Suicidal behavior, drug use, and presence of a comorbid diagnosis were not related to diagnosis (full BN vs. Comorbidity and high-risk health behaviors in adolescents with BN mirror those of adults with BN although not at similar rates.
However, the conceptualization of anorexia nervosa as a simple phobic disorder is difficult to uphold, as it does not explain the sense of triumph, mastery, self-control and superiority that people suffering from this disorder experience when they are able to control their eating and lose weight.
Transdiagnostic cognitive behavioural theory, on the other hand, explains the egosyntonic nature of anorexia nervosa, attributing overvaluation of shape, weight and their control as the core psychopathology of the disorder, and considering weight phobia as a secondary expression of this core psychopathology.
The majority of these presented with a major mood disorder.
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Results indicate prior to surgery, participants reported a 4 point difference between current and desired body shape.
One year post surgery, as their own body shape decreased, so did the size of their ideal body shape (4.1-3.3).