Many factors influence a person’s career advancement. A specific set of skills, education level and a drive to succeed are all important components of achievement. However, there are gray areas that can also contribute to the level of success, such as physical health aspects. A recent study suggests that there may be a connection between [...]
Disordered eating behaviors are developed due to a complex web of factors, including both genetic and environmental influences. In each case, there may be a unique combination of genes and experiences that contribute to the development of an eating disorder. However, there are certain variables that are strong risk factors for eating disorders, such as [...]
Denial could be defined as rejecting a fact because you are too uncomfortable with it, despite overwhelming evidence. Denial may be used as a defense mechanism, and it may serve as a means to continue living in a fantasy. There is a strong prevalence of denial in eating disorder sufferers.
Girls who don’t gauge their own weight status properly run a greater risk of developing an eating disorder. These young women are not just dissatisfied with their appearance, they misjudge it entirely.