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Families play an important role in mental health — and that role may be key to treating teens with anorexia, a new study suggests.
People with eating disorders often have social difficulties, as well. One hormone may improve how people with anorexia perceive the world around them.
Anorexia is a serious eating disorder that can lead to hospitalization. Those hospitalized for it often require "re-feeding" to recover.
People with the eating disorder anorexia nervosa may also experience symptoms of anxiety. Hormone replacement therapy may, in some ways, ease certain anxieties in anorexia patients.
There are no easy fixes for eating disorders. But a new study may shed light on what types of therapy can be most effective at helping patients with anorexia.