Nutri Sci notes 1017

Nutri Sci notes 1017 - Nutri Sci notes 10/17 2008-10-17 U...

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Nutri Sci notes 10/17 14:58 UNDEREAT                               NORMAL                        OVEREAT (BINGE) anorexia  underweight          Normal weight                 BED over wieght                                    bulimia binge/starve binger/purge normal with malfunctions anorexia nervosa history o medical description 1689 o 1900-1920’s “flapper” era o 1960’s Twiggy Increase in USA, UK, Switzerland, Denmark
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Etiology Interaction of personal and social factors 3% of US college women age of onset o early adolescence course of disorder o usually unremitting unless intervention 30% of untreated continue until death by starvation occurs o rare single episodes full recovery  increased risk of relapse overall mortality 5-10% familial pattern features o
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