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Feeding and Eating Disorders Complications

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What are the Complications Caused by Feeding and Eating Disorders?

Eating disorders affect a person’s emotional and physical health. It is important to understand that, these are not just a ‘temporary phase’, which can be assumed to go away with time. In fact, eating disorders are real, complex, and devastating conditions that can have serious consequences on health, productivity, and relationships.

In General, the Complication of Feeding and Eating Disorders Include

  • Absence of menstruation (amenorrhea)
  • Bone loss
  • Depression
  • Digestive problems
  • Heart problems, such as low heart rate, high or low blood pressure
  • Kidney damage
  • Multiple organ failure
  • Obesity
  • Severe tooth decay
  • Stunted growth

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