Unidad Venres Clínicos
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Climate might be considered a risk factor for anorexia nervosa: A hypothesis worth another look.

Gutierrez, E., Carrera, O., Vazquez, R. Birmingham. CL.. Climate might be considered as a isk factor for anorexia nervosa? An hypothesis worth other look. in press, Eating Behaviors

Abstract

Environmental factors, such as ambient temperature (AT), may have a causal role in the development of anorexia nervosa (AN),  In addition to factors like the idealization of thinness. We present the literature and a bibliographic analysis that associate AN and a temperate climate.