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    Bulimia Nervosa: Diagnosis

    Bulimia Nervosa: Diagnosis. Bulimia Nervosa: Diagnosis. How Do Doctors Diagnose Bulimia Nervosa (BN)? Doctors can diagnose BN with the following tests: • Checking for signs of the binge-purge cycle (such as cavities in the teeth, changes in growth

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    Anorexia Nervosa: Treatment

    Anorexia Nervosa: Treatment. Anorexia Nervosa: Treatment. How Do Doctors Treat Anorexia Nervosa (AN)? Treatment focuses on helping your child reach a healthy weight and addressing psychological concerns of AN. The care team will talk with you about

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    turner-syndrome-symptoms. turner-syndrome-symptoms. What are the Symptoms of Turner Syndrome (TS)? Many girls with TS have no health problems, but they can be shorter than average. There are some other health issues that may come with TS. These can

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    turner-syndrome-when-to-call-the-doctor. turner-syndrome-when-to-call-the-doctor. When Should I Call the Doctor? If you are worried that your daughter might have Turner syndrome (TS) because she is not growing well in height, please discuss with your

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    turner-syndrome-resources. turner-syndrome-resources. Where Can I Learn More About Turner Syndrome (TS)? • Your child’s care team at MGHfC • The Turner Syndrome Society of the United States This is an organization composed of people with Turner

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    turner-syndrome-causes. turner-syndrome-causes. What Causes Turner Syndrome (TS)? No one knows why girls are born with TS. TS almost always happens at random. TS is not passed down through families. Learn More • About Turner Syndrome • Causes •

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    why-would-my-child-see-a-doctor-about-their-weight. why-would-my-child-see-a-doctor-about-their-weight. Why Would My Child Be Seen By an Endocrinologist About Their Weight? We see children with weight concerns for 4 reasons. These reasons are: •

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    Bulimia Nervosa

    Bulimia Nervosa. Bulimia Nervosa. What is Bulimia Nervosa? Bulimia nervosa (BN) is an eating disorder in which a person has episodes of binge eating and uses ways like vomiting, laxatives, diet pills, exercise, or fasting (not eating for long periods

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    Anorexia Nervosa: Symptoms

    Anorexia Nervosa: Symptoms. Anorexia Nervosa: Symptoms. What are the Signs of Anorexia Nervosa (AN)? • Skipping meals, denying hunger or making excuses not to eat • Extreme weight loss • Leaving to use the bathroom right after meals or staying

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