What are the symptoms of Anorexia ? How to diagnose ?
Hi. I m wondering if I m anorexic. Im male aged 15 and have a weight of 36 kg and hight of 163 cm. I usally have small breakfast no more than 150-200 cals and most of the time skip lunch and at dinner I have about half or so of what everyone else is having. I can neaver finish it. I think my legs and face is really fat . My freinds keep saying im anorxic am I.
Your body weight is so low i wonder how it went unnoticed,and why are you calculating calories consumed for breakfast at such young age.Please start having 3 complete meals and too light snacks regulerly.If you cut down on foods you will have ill effects on health very soon which will be long term.Food is essential for nourishment and proper functioning of body.Donot skip meals.The body requires certain amout of calories daily to be functioning in the right way.Donot neglect health and start eating, your apetite will pick up.Consult a physician.
first you have to analise that why are you so anorexix whats the cause ? are u concios about your body image or do you have any myths and misconceptions about different types of food which you are avoiding..do you have any food allergy or scared to such incidents of others? u must think and take the help of your parents and cunsult psychotherapist and Nutritionist in yur area .regards..dr.bharathi
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