Anorexia is not a choice. It’s a disorder that stems from underlying factors related to genetics, biochemistry, personality, environment, and psychological and emotional health. Abnormally low body weight is often cause for serious concern. However, since anorexia often comes with a distorted perception of weight, it’s difficult for people to recognize their issue. Caring friends or loved ones must often intervene. With close guidance and attention, we’ll work together to discover specific causes. We can help people with anorexia get treatment for their issues and gain a clearer outlook.