Sentence Examples


  • But, it is a problem that is just as dangerous and just as difficult to deal with as the restrictive eating disorders (anorexia and bulimia) -- perhaps more so, as food cannot be "cut out" of one's life the way other addictions can.
  • Many have speculated that her breakup with Greek shipping heir Stavros Niarchos III was at the root of her decision to leave New York, but her personal battle with anorexia nervosa may have also influenced her need to return home.
  • The bingeing and purging activity associated with this disorder can cause severe damage, even death, although the risk of death is not as high as for anorexia nervosa, an eating disorder that leads to excessive weight loss.
  • Understanding how does the media influence anorexia on teenagers, will help you put your thoughts and feelings into perspective when seeing misrepresentations of how teenagers should look in magazines and on television.
  • Short of major long-term changes in the larger society, the best strategy for prevention of anorexia is the cultivation of healthy attitudes toward food, weight control, and beauty (or body image) within families.