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ANOREXIA NERVOSA

Anorexia Nervosa (AN) Resources

Anorexia Nervosa (AN) Resources

Anorexia Nervosa (AN) is a very serious mental illness that requires a lot of attention and support from the people around you. Because of the nature of the illness, oftentimes people experiencing AN don't understand or believe they have a problem.

What Is Anorexia Nervosa (AN)?

What Is Anorexia Nervosa (AN)?

Anorexia Nervosa and anorexia are two very different things. Anorexia Nervosa is a mental illness and eating disorder that makes individuals fear weight gain and experience a distorted body image leading to low body weight. While anorexia is more of a symptom or side effect meaning the loss of appetite or inability to eat.