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By On March 10th, 2015

Anorexia and Body Dysmorphia Produce Similar Brain Activity Abnormalities

Eating disorders such as anorexia nervosa have been closely linked to body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), a psychiatric condition which causes an obsessive preoccupation with perceived flaws in personal physical appearance. Now, new research published in the journal Psychological Medicine has found these two conditions share biological similarities which may help us understand both conditions. Researchers at…

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