ANOREXIA

Affects 1 in 4 People

 

Anorexia

Word Anorexia


Anorexia is a prevalent illness in the world to date, it affects many people of various backgrounds, regardless of their colour, beliefs, size or religion.

In Canada, Anorexia affects between 0.5% and 4% of the population with 90% of those being women.¹

Symptoms of anorexia come in a variety of areas, having negative effects on our bodies cardiovascular and gastrointestinal systems.²
 
With no known cure, anorexia has been shown to be best treated with a combination of things, some of those being therapy, consistent help of a dietician, and sometimes medication.