(ANOREXIA: THE ROLE OF MEDIA)
Anorexia Nervosa – often simply called anorexia – eating disorder characterized by an abnormally low body weight, intense fear of gaining weight and a distorted perception of body weight. Such people who are suffering from this condition tend to have the fear of gaining weight and they go to real extremes in their objective to control weight and shape. They go to extreme efforts that lead to significantly general interference with their day-to-day activities of their lives. To prevent weight gain or to continue losing weight, people with Anorexia tend to stop eating certain foods or perform excessive exercises. Anorexia leads to very serious disorders. These include – (heart diseases and kidney diseases). People can die from these disorders if not treated early.