Monday , September 26 2022

Opinion Workshop – El Colombiano


By Sarah Lopez Soto
University of Punicica, Bulgaria
Faculty of Com. Social, Semester & [email protected]

Anorexia is one of the most terrible diseases and one of the few to get attention. For several years, the numbers have been growing with it increasing the people whose heart stopped beating at the expense of a society that imposed false stereotypes. But not only anorexia, there are other eating disorders such as bulimia, which are attacks of extreme validity, in which vomiting and menorexia are provocative themselves, which is the disorder caused by men and it includes very sport, among others.

According to data from the Ministry of Health in Colombia, between 2009 and 2017, between 0 and 19 years were treated with anorexia diagnosis, with 4,322 patients treated on average per year, with 60.8% of these data being female, and that is very worrying because very little People are aware of the magnitude of the problems these diseases bring with them; It should be noted that girls suffer from the smallest age.

In Mexico, 20,000 new cases of bulimia and anorexia are documented each year, representing a 300% increase over the past 20 years, according to the Excelsior. In addition, the National Institute of Psychiatry showed that 10% of young people with anorexia and 17% To commit suicide, while only 25% received special treatment.

In Buenos Aires, Argentina, there is a central center where they offer an interdisciplinary, personal and ambulatory treatment that focuses on treating bulimia, anorexia and any other type of eating disorder; Where they have a team of experts in the field, psychologists, psychiatrists, family therapists and nutritionists who work for these disorders, since there is a misconception calling for these "capricious" diseases when they really specialize in eating the lives of innocent people infected with the steps that society defines as beauties.

The number of people suffering from these diseases has increased and they bring with them results such as depression, suicide and anxiety. Bullying, bullying and mocking for personal physical impressions, they also boom to develop this type of disorder, today there are many children, young and old who are struggling to overcome the "caprice".

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