Eating disorders are a group of mental health conditions that involve a problematic relationship with food and body image.
They can affect people of any gender, age, or background. In this, we will discuss eating disorders, their symptoms, causes, and treatment options.
Eating disorders can cause a range of physical and emotional symptoms, which may include:
The causes of eating disorders are complex and often involve a combination of genetic, environmental, and psychological factors.
People with a family history of eating disorders, cultural pressure to be thin, and a history of trauma or abuse may be at higher risk for developing the condition.
Seeking professional help, building a support system, practicing self-care, and developing a positive body image can also help manage eating disorders.
If you or someone you know is struggling with an eating disorder, seek professional help from a mental health provider
Dr. Rahul Mathur