An eating (and self image) disorder characterized by self-starvation is called, "Anorexia". A person who has anorexia is correctly said to be, "Anoretic', or more commonly, "Anorexic".
Anorexia nervosa is the name of the disorder that is characterized by voluntary starvation and excessive exercising .
Yes, that is roughly correct. Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by self-starvation and excessive exercise done in order to lose weight.
No, that eating disorder would be anorexia nervose.
False. Self-starvation is the key sign / symptom of the eating disorder called anorexia nervosa. Bulimia nervosa is chatacterized by binge (excessive) eating and the purgin (throwing up or using laxatives).
Binge-eating disorder and complusive-over-eating disorder are characterized by frequent bingeing. A habit of bingeing and then purging is known as bulimia nervosa.
An eating disorder with binge eating is bulimia nervosa.
Anorexia Nervosa is characterized by an irrational fear of becoming overweight and engaging in extreme dieting even starvation to lose weight