What Causes Orthorexia Nervosa and Why Did I Develop this Disorder?
Orthorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by restrictive eating secondary to obsessive behaviors in pursuit of a healthy diet. Although…Read More
Signs, Symptoms, and Complications of Orthorexia Nervosa
Orthorexia nervosa is defined as the obsession with eating only healthy food to the point that it interferes with certain aspects…Read More
Tips for Finding a Therapist Specialized in Eating Disorders
Where to Begin Finding a Therapist Specialized in Eating Disorders When battling an eating disorder, individuals should seek out the best…Read More
Is Intuitive Eating The Solution for Individuals Struggling With Orthorexia Nervosa?
Research suggests that restrictive dieting can lead to a higher body mass index (BMI) over time, and a greater future likelihood…Read More
Comparing and Contrasting Anorexia Nervosa and Orthorexia Nervosa
Anorexia nervosa and orthorexia nervosa share the same Greek root word, “rexia” meaning, “hunger.” However, these disorders are drastically different from…Read More