Anorexia Nervosa, Symptoms, Home Remedies for Anorexia Nervosa Treatment
Brief Introduction about Anorexia Nervosa
Anorexia Nervosa, it is a widespread eating disorder in the world today. It is a well known condition wherein a person that has this can have a tendency to have an strong and extreme fear on gaining weight. There are some characteristics that may be distinguished if a person has this disorder. One of that is you may find the person to have intense weight loss and deformation of body figure. This mental and psychiatric sickness would make a patient to have a tendency to lessen her food ingestion (which results to become thinner).
Anorexia Nervosa usually observed in females (adolescent stage), they starve to eat food (which can lead to death) so that they can gain their dream body and weight. Males can be affected by this too but the prevalence is only small.
What causes Anorexia?
Anorexia can be caused if the person has Low self esteem, environmental factors (family and society), psychological disorder, chemical imbalance of the tissues and cells in brain and all the stress and pressures that a person can get. And a great impact as well is if the person has emotional disturbance (such as anxiety).
Symptoms of Anorexia Nervosa
The person may refuse to eat regularly( they will eat food but for example, you gave them a slice of pizza they will bite it so many times), they will also vomit the food that they already took, they also have a tendency to spit food right before they swallow it, may tendency to have an insomnia, change of body figure and composition, may be confused, may have dry hair, loss of body weight, has irregular cardio rhythm, bone loss, great sensitivity to cold, etc.
Home Remedies for Anorexia Nervosa Treatment
Experts believe that one of the best remedy for anorexia is the patient should take a strip of ginger and salt. Peel off the skin of the ginger and then grind it and mix it with lemon, asafetida and black pepper (make a paste out of it and take it before breakfast). It should be taken for about 15 days.
Oranges is also known to help boost the enthusiasm of a patient to eat food. As well as Apples, it also boosts the appetite of the patient (it is also known to be a good iron provider).One of the best remedy is to add the apple to a boiling water (it should be cut it cloves). You can mix it with lemon juice. Put it in a fridge and then drink it (it is best to take it for about a week).Another one is the Garlic, it is proven that it can also help in boosting appetite for anorexic person. Anorexic person can take soups, salads (that has garlic content). Garlic is known of stimulating the digestive organs.
Eating salad before consuming a meal can be helpful as well. You can include vegetables, herbs and spices such as cabbage, cucumbers, tomatoes, capsicums, beets, etc. You can also mix it with black pepper and lemon.