Myths about Eating Disorders!
If I were to ask you what do you think the most fatal mental disorder is, your first thoughts are probably something along the lines of schizophrenia, or substance-use disorder.
Well, you’re in for a shock because the answer is anorexia nervosa.
In fact, anorexia nervosa has a mortality rate of an estimated 10%. And most of these deaths are due to starvation, metabolic collapse, and suicide which is common amongst women with anorexia than women with any other disorders.