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The new epidemic: Orthoexia Nervosa

Feb 18, 2015

A new epidemic is being reported, now that it has found a government label. Until recently, the (mental) disorder was largely ignored because it had no official label. But now that we know what it is, we can take steps to contract this disease as quickly as possible in order to gain immunity before vaccines are developed.


Orthorexia nervosa is a label designated to those who are concerned about eating healthy. Characterized by disordered eating fueled by a desire for “clean” or “healthy” foods, those diagnosed with the condition are overly pre-occupied with the nutritional makeup of what they eat”.

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Blog Author: Dr. Stephen Jones