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Treating anorexia nervosa

People suffering from anorexia nervosa fight the body's instinctive urge to eat. Challenges to treatment include permanent changes in the brain due to prolonged starvation, and providing treatment in a manner that is sympathetic rather than punitive. (Locked) More »

Heavy heart, thin bones?

Evidence from a number of studies suggests that long-term use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) medication to treat depression may lead to weaker bones. More »

Infectious health behaviors

Two researchers believe that patterns of healthy or unhealthy behavior can spread among proximity groups such as family, close friends, or neighbors. (Locked) More »