Unregulated serotonin levels are a leading factor in the biological aspect On

Unregulated serotonin levels are a leading factor in

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psychological factors. Unregulated serotonin levels are a leading factor in the biological aspect. On the other hand, looking at the psychological factors can be people who have a family history of depression and anxiety, individuals who have suffered from a traumatic or emotional imbalance in their childhood or teenage girls who believe they do not fit in with a certain group.
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The demographics of body dysmorphic are seen to be common in “adolescents and teens, and research shows that it affects men and women almost equally. In the United States, BDD occurs in about 2.5% in males, and in 2.2 % of females. BDD often begins to occur in adolescents 12-13 years of age .” According to (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2016) . There are a few treatments that are known to help with BDD but “cognitive behavioral therapy which teaches patients to recognize irrational thoughts and change negative thinking patterns. Patients learn to identify unhealthy ways of thinking and behaving and replace them with positive ones. Also, Antidepressant medications, including selective serotonin reuptake
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