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Decoding Anorexia : Carrie Arnold : 9780415898676

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

Decoding Anorexia - Carrie Arnold Reviewed by Natalie Wild Decoding Anorexia by Carrie Arnold, is an evidence based book, using the latest breakthroughs in science, mixed with personal stories and accounts, to give the reader a better understanding of Anorexia, its complexities and its challenges. To tag this book as pure science would be to do it an injustice for non science people like me. This book should be an essential guide for individuals with eating disorders and their families who would like to know more about how brain processes contribute to eating disorder symptoms. This powerful and compelling book will help anyone gain a better understanding of a most complex, challenging and too often deadly illness. This powerful and compelling book will help anyone gain a better understanding of a most complex, challenging and too often deadly illness. Found it mostly fascinating but also frustrating at certain junctures.

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Decoding Anorexia

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

On November 4th, 2012 will welcome Carrie Arnold to Baltimore for a special community event entitled, Hope Through Science: Decoding Eating Disorders. I needed to know everything about this condition, what 'may' cause it, what happens during the course of the illness, what the prognosis is for recovery and what treatment options are out there. Decoding Anorexia explains why in a language that we can all understand. It looks at recovery factually and individually. Decoding Anorexia explains why in a language that we can all understand. The dialogue is ridiculous, hokey. Its clear, user-friendly descriptions of the genetics and neuroscience behind the disorder is paired with first person descriptions and personal narratives of what biological differences mean to sufferers.

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Decoding Anorexia by Carrie Arnold (ebook)

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

I launched quite early with and and shall be going back on to recommend the very excellent new by Carrie Arnold, which arrived yesterday and I finished reading this morning. From Starving Saints to Dieting Divas. What advice would you give to others who may still be struggling or are trying to find the motivation to pursue recovery? Introduction: Off the Couch and Into the Brain. Author Carrie Arnold, a trained scientist, science writer, and past sufferer of anorexia, speaks with clinicians, researchers, parents, other family members, and sufferers about the factors that make one vulnerable to anorexia, the neurochemistry behind the call of starvation, and why it's so hard to leave anorexia behind. Arnold writes a beautiful, intelligent, science based but easily readable book about the biology of eating disorders. Carrie Arnold tries to do everything: science reporting, journalism interviewing scientists , memoir of her own experiences, and dialogue. Decoding Anorexia is the first and only book to explain anorexia nervosa from a biological point of view.

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Decoding Anorexia : How Breakthroughs in Science Offer Hope for Eating Disorders by Carrie Arnold (2012, Paperback) for sale online

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

Sufferers of eating disorders are often familiar with the misunderstandings that can come with a diagnosis -- the assumption that anorexia is about the drive to look like celebrities or that bad parenting is always to blame. Long thought to be a psychosocial disease of fickle teens, this book alters the way anorexia is understood and treated and gives patients, their doctors, and their family members hope. Some editor forgot to think that quoting yourself in a conversation with a scientist when you are writing about a conversation is too vain, too much, just needs a big long strikethrough. Author Carrie Arnold, a trained scientist, science writer, and past sufferer of anorexia, speaks with clinicians, researchers, parents, other family members, and sufferers about the factors that make one vulnerable to anorexia, the neurochemistry behind the call of starvation, and why it's so hard to leave anorexia behind. Decoding Anorexia explains why in a language that we can all understand. In short, Arnold paints a picture that's so much wider than food or weight. Some editor forgot to think that quoting yourself in a conversation with a scientist when you are writing about a conversation is too vain, too much, just needs a big long strikethrough.

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Decoding Anorexia

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

Author Carrie Arnold, a trained scientist, science writer, and past sufferer of anorexia, speaks with clinicians, researchers, parents, other family members, and sufferers about the factors that make one vulnerable to anorexia, the neurochemistry behind the call of starvation, and why it's so hard to leave anorexia behind. Decoding Anorexia looks at the best and worst case scenarios of recovery. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. This book should be an essential guide for individuals with eating disorders and their families who would like to know more about how brain processes contribute to eating disorder symptoms. Introduction: Off the Couch and Into the Brain.

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Decoding Anorexia: How Breakthroughs in Science Offer Hope for Eating Disorders by Carrie Arnold

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

I needed to know everything about this condition, what 'may' cause it, what happens during the course of the illness, what the prognosis is for recovery and what treatment options are out there. There's also an intriguing new evolutionary theory that describes anorexia as the body's urge to migrate. From Starving Saints to Dieting Divas. This book simplifies the difficult enigma of eating disorders by interweaving up to the minute evidence with experience. I needed other people in my life to believe in my own recovery until I was strong enough and well enough to believe it myself.

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Hope Through Science: CARRIE ARNOLD Talks About Decoding Eating Disorder Recovery

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

My first book for the new year 2013. This book simplifies the difficult enigma of eating disorders by interweaving up to the minute evidence with experience. After all, how could an ability to ignore hunger, increase activity, and buy into severe body image distortions be adaptive? Like hummingbirds, caribou, earthworms, monarchs, salmon, whales, and geese -- when times get tough, our drive to ignore food and rev up activity levels might be an urge to migrate, to head over the mountain, to find and bring back food for the tribe. This book should be an essential guide for individuals with eating disorders and their families who would like to know more about how brain processes contribute to eating disorder symptoms. Stepping Up to the Dinner Plate. A resource for both the professional and lay audience.

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Decoding Anorexia : How Breakthroughs in Science Offer Hope for Eating Disorders by Carrie Arnold (2012, Paperback) for sale online

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

You should start right now! A trained scientist and freelance science writer, the author does an exceptional job in translating scores of academic research papers and interviews into concepts and explanations that are easily digestible. And Arnold is a recovered -ing? This long overdue book should ring true for people who've lived it, and come as an important surprise to many others. This book should be an essential guide for individuals with eating disorders and their families who would like to know more about how brain processes contribute to eating disorder symptoms. It sets you free to develop skills and embrace life. If you want to more about the nitty gritty behind eating disorders, this is your book. A resource for both the professional and lay audience. It sets you free to develop skills and embrace life.

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Carrie Arnold (2013). Decoding anorexia nervosa. How breakthroughs in science offer hope for eating disorders. New York/Londen: Routledge. 204 p., € 33,95

decoding anorexia arnold carrie

Decoding Anorexia is the first and only book to explain anorexia nervosa from a biological point of view. Decoding Anorexia explains why in a language that we can all understand. In a society of individualism, commodity, and overabundance, such a person is left to migrate without a cause. Q: While the focus of your book is on the biology and genetics of eating disorders, you make it a point to communicate that environment is still important and does influence behavior. What would you say is the one piece of scientific knowledge about eating disorders that everyone should know? In the book, she discusses how delving into the biology behind anorexia helped her to overcome her own illness.

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